The original occupants of England
Deserted the British Isles because their home was in trouble
language and Christianity
Two elements of their culture were juxtaposed in their literature. They were __________
Wrote the Ecclesiastical History of the English People
Most of the remaining literature of this period was preserved in 2 books. Name one:
Who is responsible for translating and recording the literature of this period?
These lines from Beowulf are an example of what?
“‘…I have come so far,/Oh shelterer of warriors and your people’s loved friend,/ That this one favor you should not refuse me…'”
He has intelligence
What does this line from Beowulf mean?
“the monster’s thoughts were as quick as his greed or his claws”
This line from Beowulf is an example of what?
“…Burns like a torch. No one knows its bottom…”
When used to describe Beowulf, the phrase “noble protector of all seamen” is an example of what?
to kill him
What does this phrase mean?
“…trying to open/ A path for his evil soul,…”
Sent a gift to Higd
Thanks Beowulf for coming and saving her sons
Father of Beowulf
Helped save Beowulf’s father from a feud
Author of Beowulf
Name of Beowulf’s sword
Competing with Beowulf as a young man
The Dane jealous of Beowulf
The Anglo-Saxon society centered around a place called what?
Who was the one man who stayed with Beowulf to fight the dragon?
Herot Hall lain empty for how many years?
Grendel attacked the Danes every night because of their what?
Esher, Gendel’s claw
Grendel’s mother attacks for revenge and kills who? And removes what?
What is the name of a sword that Unferth lends to Beowulf?
a tomb set on a hill so all seamen will see it when they pass
Beowulf is commemorated in his death by what?
At the lake the ________ gave up on Beowulf and returned to their homes
Higlac gave Beowulf an heirloom from who?
Who provides the fatal wound to the dragon?
Who were the traitors in Beowulf condemned by?
Not given any treasure
The traitors were ____________________ as punishment
Who deserted Beowulf in the heat of battle?