3 Literary Elements Answer 1: “For Beowulf, the price of this last victory will be great.”
4 Literary Elements Question 1: WHAT IS FORESHADOWING?
5 Literary Elements Answer 2: “And over and over they swore that nowhere / On earth or under the spreading sky / Or between the seas, neither south nor north, / Was there a warrior worthier to rule over men.”
6 Literary Elements Question 2: WHAT IS ALLITERATION?
7 Literary Elements Answer 3: “And all at once the greedy she-wolf / Who’d ruled those waters for half a hundred / Years discovered him…”
8 Literary Elements Question 3: WHAT IS A KENNING?
9 Literary Elements Answer 4: “…When night had covered the earth with its net / And the shapes of darkness moved black and silent / Through the world.”
11 Literary Elements Answer 5: “They could hack at Grendel / From every side, trying to open / A path for his evil soul, but their points / Could not scratch at his skin, for that sin-stained demon / Had bewitched all men’s weapons, laid spells / That blunted every mortal man’s blade.”
12 Literary Elements Question 5: WHAT ARE CHRISTIAN / PAGAN ELEMENTS?
13 Characters Answer 1: King of the Danes whose throne is protected by God
39 Who Said It. Answer 4: “Our only help, again, lies in you Who Said It? Answer 4: “Our only help, again, lies in you. Grendel’s mother is hidden in her terrible home, in a place you’ve not seen. Seek it, if you dare! Save us, once more, and again twisted gold, heaped-up ancient treasure, will reward you for the battle you win!”