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The anglo saxon period began in _____ and ended with the middle ages in_____.
449;1485
Knights in the middle ages strove to be honorable, genrous, brave, skillful in batlle, respectful to women, and helpful to the weak according to the ________.
code of chivalry
The Magna Carta was signed by king John in __________.
1512
AN _______is a long, narrative poem the recounts, in formal language, the exploits of a super hero.
epic
An epic hero is usually a man of ______ and is important in the history of his people.
High social status
It is widely believed among scholars that beowulf was written down something in the _______.
600s
The following is an example of which literary device: "a Prince of the Geats, // had killed Gredel."
Alliteration
"and smear torn scraps of our skin on the walls" show whick literary device.
Alliteration
"Shepherd of evil" and "gaurdian of crime" are both examples of which literary element.
Kenning
"ANd his heart laughed, he relished the sight" contains an example of which figure of speech
Personification
"only to die, to wait for the end" is an example of which figure of speech.
Metaphor