The fairy tale - is the narration in which make-believe events or persons are mentioned. It is one of the basic genres of national creativity, epic, mainly prosaic work of adventurous or household character and oral origin with the fiction orientation. At the heart of the fairy tale - the fascinating story about fictional events and appearances, which are perceived and experienced as real ones. Fairy tales have been known since the most ancient times at all nations of the world. Related with other folklore-epic genres: legends, sagas, legends, legends, epic songs, - fairy tales are not connected directly with mythological representations, and historical persons and events. Traditional character of structure and composite elements (outset, outcome, etc.), contrast grouping of characters, absence of the developed  nature and life descriptions are characteristicfor them. The fairy tale plot has many episodes, with drama events succession, actionsconcentration on the hero and, of course, with the happy end.

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