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55 BC
Cesar comes to britain
409 ad
death of king arthur
1066 ad
battle of hastings
1387 ad
canterburty tales written
prowess
great fighting skills; knowledge of weapons;power
honor
great deeds to defend king of country
liberality
known for generosity
glory
relating to the crusades and achiveing great deeds in war; for self
loyalty
remaing true towards country, king,lord, church, and to their word
courtly love
chivalry,courtesy
pilgrimages
to canterbury cathedral b/c thomas beckett was marted there. and to gain spiritual benefit.
good deeds (everyman)
only one to stay with everyman to the end
everyman
makes god look as though hes not all powerful. he sends death to do what he cant.
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
amend
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
ascertain
to find out
augment
to make larger;increase
averse
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed; unwilling
chivalrous
marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
comprise
to include or contain; to be made up of
dearth
a lack, scarcity of; a famine
deft
skillful, nimble
feasible
possible, able to be done
finite
having limits; lasting for a limited time
inclement
stormy, harsh; severe in attitude or action
negligible
so unimportant that it can be disregarded
nostalgia
longing for something past; homesickness
punitive
inflicting or aiming at punishment
reiterate
to say again, repeat
solace
comfort, relieft. to console
squalid
filthy, wretched, debased
tentative
experimental in nature; uncertain, hesitant
waive
to do without, give up voluntarily, to put off temporarily, defer