Presentation on theme: "An excerpt from “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight”."— Presentation transcript:
an excerpt from “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight”
Vocabulary daunting – frightening, intimidating cumbersome – awkward; hard to manage unperturbed – not troubled or distressed perturbed – troubled or distressed revere - to honor or worship integrity – honor or sincerity sever – to cut off severe – very serious demeaning – lowering one’s dignity; to degrade lanky – tall and thin
grievous 1.painful; serious 2.causing grief or great sorrow: grievous news. 3.flagrant; outrageous; atrocious: a grievous offense against morality. 4.full of or expressing grief; sorrowful: a grievous cry. 5.burdensome or oppressive. 6.causing great pain or suffering: arrested for causing grievous bodily harm to someone in a fight
reclaim to demand the return or restoration to get something back Arthur will reclaim his father’s throne.