is the king of the Danes in Beowulf.
The early Britons created __________, a monument probably used as an astronomical calendar.
The _________ was a portion of England which the Anglo-Saxons ceded to the Danes to avoid more warfare.
From the list of options below, choose the factors influencing why towns began to grow in Medieval England. Select all that apply.
agreement between nobles about land and service
agreement between noble and serf about land and service
“Body and Soul”
an unpopular king
What is the best definition for an epic?
a long narrative poem dealing with heroic characters and heroic actions
Which of the following is a kenning?
What is the best example for alliteration?
a glorious gift God had guided
Where does the mains story begin?
Who is a scop?
Who was not an early Norman king?
What was not a major influence upon the Middle Ages?
Select three common forms of Anglo-Saxon literature.
Who wrote the History of the Kings of Britain?
Why is the History of the Kings of Britain unusual?
It was written in Latin.
Who wrote Brut and what is the poem about?
Layamon wrote about Britain’s history, tracing it back to Troy and a hero, Brut, who supposedly founded England.
From what language do most of our pronouns come?