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Who is Aeschere? What happens to him?
to Hrothgar. He is killed by Grendel's mother
(taken to her lair and decapitated)
Who challenged Beowulf to a swimming contest?
What events transpired during the swimming contest?
Breca and Beowulf swam for
armed with swords.
9 sea monsters
(and is swept to land of Finns.)
Name the mythical Norse necklace and its significance.
. Worn by Norse goddess Freya, represents
prowess in the people it is given to.
Common glossary terms and characters found in Beowulf (from The Broadview Anthology of British Literature). Does not include ALL terms from text.