Using flat and round characters, Golding allows readers to get to know a large group of boys, but most are known only at the surface level while a few are known more deeply.Â
Characters are a vital component of any literary work. Characters can be sorted into different types according to their creation and development. Flat and round characters are one such classification. are another classification. These two terms, flat characters and round characters, were first used by E. M Forster in his book, Aspects of the novel. Flat characters are two-dimensional, relatively uncomplicated figures whereas round characters are complex characters with many different characteristics. This is the main difference between flat and round characters.
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Why would Tamiyo, Ajani, and non-planeswalkers like the retired Aetherborn tycoon Yahenni and the war-refugee rat-child Nashi be so much more compelling than the main faces of Magic? I believe the answer lies at the intersection of Magic's color wheel and the literary world's concepts of flat and round characters.