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1

whose soul roams with the sea

the seafarer

2

which lyric has a narrator and a speaker

the wanderer

3

which lyric has a denotative and connotative meaning of the word home

the seafarer

4

which lyric advises that he who lives humbly has angels from heaven to carry him courage and strength and belief

teh seafarer

5

everything earthly is evily born

the wanderer
hyperbole

6

a lord dreary in spirit drenched with water

the WL

7

the fusion of Christ and pagan ideals

monk

8

considered to be an ellegy

SF

9

who had their version of beowulf on the best seller list

Seamus Heaney

10

what famous author also translated beowulf

J.R.R tolkien

11

I row with the wind

anchor riddle

12

thoughts should turn to where our home is

SF

13

waters becomes bone

iceberg

14

my beloved sits under a..

WL

15

dripping blood

beo

16

push them to error, praise me more

alcohol riddle

17

wound, around, bound

beo

18

how is WL similar to Grendel

the point of view of the two stories is not common.
one's from a woman, the other is from the villain

19

accused himself of bringing the anger of God onto his people

hrothgar

20

bede's book called

Bede's history of the English people

21

2 traits of a lyric

personal feelings
sing songy rhytmm

22

dictionary definition of a word

denotation

23

geats are stones
fl

metaphor

24

broken hinges rattle
fl-

onomotapie

25

icy frost
fl

cold imagery

26

when does the anglo saxon period begin

449

27

beowulf written in

740

28

grendel written in

1970s

29

person who was in the swimming match

breca

30

3 forces that shape a man's destiny

fate, God, man

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