it's a bealoidis story! if you talk bout the characteristics of bealoidis stories…magic, wishes, exaggeration, bravery, conflict between natural n supernatural, simple humour…and just give like a brief bit on the history of bealoidis.
Exactly, it’s a béaloidis.
Therefore the characteristics of Cearrchach Mac Caba would be the characteristics of a béaloidis. A béaloidis is a story which has been passed on from generation to generation. Common features of a béaloidis include
– Superstitions are present in the story.
-The use of the numbers 3 and 7 (religious meaning)
-Exaggeration to make the story more interesting.
-Conflict between good and evil.
These are just several of the features, but I am sure that your Irish teacher would have the full list.