What is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment is the act of entertaining or the state of being entertained. It also refers to an agreeable occupation for the mind; diversion; amusement: Solving a crossword puzzle provides entertainment for many people.

Bates and Ferri (2010) argue that entertainment is an activity understood objectively, encompasses communication between text and audience from external stimulus, offers pleasure, requires an audience and occurs in a passive form. Entertaiment provides us with an escape from the bleakness of life, it refreshes our minds and preserves mental health. It is an essential part of our lives. It is important to remember that there are different kinds of entertainment.