What is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment is something that takes you to another world and makes you forget all your worries. It gives you immense pleasure and makes you wish that it never ends, just lasts forever. It can be a performance meant for thousands or a movie that entertains you while you sit at home. It could be anything that makes you laugh or smile and it can have a serious message also. Entertainment has developed into a very diverse form and it has shown that there is an endless potential for creative remix. This is why many familiar forms have been able to transcend different media.

Where did the word Entertaiment come from?

The word is derived from the Latin intertenere, meaning “to hold inside.” The Indo-European root is ten, meaning to stretch.