Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Anglo Saxon Period
Transcript of Anglo Saxon Period
1- The most important influences on Anglo-Saxon era literature were the Germanic traditions of the Anglo-Saxons and the Christian traditions of the Roman church.
2- Their passions in Literature
a- War. e- Heroes.
b- Adventures. f- Kings.
c- Loyalty. g- Knights.
1- They are the basis of the Modern English.
2- They conquered the island of Great Britain.
a- England (land of the Angles).
b- Celts / Romans
3- The Anglo-Saxons were divided into three principal branches:
a- The Angles (Denmark).
b- The Saxons (North of Europe).
c- The Judes.
1- Beowulf .
1- Represents a hero, a saver.
2- Beowulf, Grendel, Grendel's mother, dragon.
A- PROLOGUE TO PART 10
GRENDEL’S FIRST ATTACK, BEOWULF’S ARRIVAL.
B- PART 11 TO PART 18
GRENDEL’S BATTLE WITH BEOWULF.
C- PART 19 TO PART 26
D- PART 27 TO PART 31
BEOWULF’S RETURN TO GEATLAND.
E- PART 31 TO PART 43
1- A Symbol is a person, thing, or event that stands for something else, often an idea or concept. What might Beowulf and Grendel symbolize? What might the dragon represent?
2- Why does Beowulf feel that he must fight the dragon? Why does Wiglaf come to Bewulf's aid? In what ways are the two men similar? In what ways are they different?
3- During the battle between Beowulf and Grendel, the reader learns Grendel's thoughts and feelings. How does hearing about his fears and feelings affect your impression of the monster?