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how can you tell from the description that the "gallient rider" is a knight
He and his horse are quite elegant
What emotions would th appearance of the green knight and his horse be likely to inspire in the knights of king arthur's court?
Fear and confusion
what is a haberk?
a shirt of mail worn as armor
what might the green knights color represent
life and renewal
what is the rhyme scheme found in the groups of short lines on this page?
What literary elient is found through out the strory
what game is the green knight proposing?
a christmas game of lick for lick
What archetypical characteristics do you see in gawain and the green knight?
Humility for gawain and arrogance in the green knight
What does the oath that gawain take reveal about the values of this time?
oaths were taken very siriously
What does the supernatural events of the begining tell you about the story
It has magic and fantasy
What will happen to sir gawain if he does not find the green knight in a year
He'll be branded a coward
why wont gawain accept the ladys gifts
shes allready married
why does gawain finally decide to keep the sash?
to aid him in his fight with the green knight
what archetype is the lady
why does sir gawain compare the green knight to the devil
he fits the evil archetype
What is the loud noise and what effect does it have on the story
the green knight is sharpining his axe, this adds supense
How does sir awain behave differently than the green knight did when accepting the first blow
shy does the green knight refuse to complete the strike
gawain is a bitch ass coward
what has happended on the green knights thrid strike
he has a slight nick
what d;d the three strikes represent
the three days that gawain stayed in his castle
Who was the lady
how has the lady developed into a diff archetype
First half of tuesdays test