english midterm 1/2

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english midterm 1/2
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  1. Battle of hastings
    1066, william and harold, harold won, edward die no heir
  2. ceasar invades britain
    55bc, brought education and culture
  3. anglo saxons invasions of britain
    449
  4. romans withdraw from britain
    410, the barbarians assalted the empire so the legion had to withdrawl
  5. st augustine sent by pope gregory
    597 sent to convert the anglo saxons to christianity
  6. used english language to rally troops
    alfred the great
  7. culture and education brought to britain
    ceasar (caladious settled in 43)
  8. killed by william
    harold godswin
  9. introduced printing press to england
    william caxton 1476
  10. archaeological find
    prooved that the way of life depicted in beowulf was correct
  11. loyal folower
    thane
  12. alfreds kingdom
    wessex
  13. bond between warrior and king
    comitatus
  14. pause in the middle of a line
    caesura
  15. metaphor
    kinnings
  16. lie not told neither is the truth
    equiborication
  17. heroic poem long narrative quest story
    epic
  18. repetition of initial consonant sounds
    alliteration
  19. historical figure in beowulf
    higilac
  20. helped kill dragon
    wiglafff
  21. favorite of hrothgar
    aescheres
  22. father of king of the geats
    edgetheo
  23. killed grendel
    beowulf
  24. peace breaker
    unferth
  25. queen of the danes
    wealhtheow
  26. father of hrothgar
    healfdane
  27. mead hall
    herrot
  28. higlac's tribe
    geats
  29. unferth's sword
    hrunting
  30. hrothgars tribe
    danes
  31. document began by king alfred
    saxon chronicals
  32. historian, poet of tribe
    scop
  33. killed aeschere
    grendels mom
  34. unferth's father
    ecglaf
  35. horded treasure for 300 years
    dragon
  36. swim match with beowulf
    brecca
  37. brought norman rule to england
    william duke of normandy
  38. true britons
    celts
  39. man payment
    wergild
  40. beowulfs sword
    nagling
  41. set up 7 kingdoms in brtain
    agnlo saxons
  42. medieval verse narrative with knight and quest
    romance
  43. story within a story
    frame story
  44. iambic pentamete lines rhymed in pairs
    heroic couplet
  45. illustrative story
    exemplume
  46. character that makes another look good or bad
    foil
  47. ridicule in order to change
    satire
  48. reality different from appearance
    irony
  49. decameron
    written by bocaccio model for canterbury tales
  50. father of enlish poetry
    geoffry chaucer

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