comparison of epic to paradise lost Flashcards Preview

A.P. Literature > comparison of epic to paradise lost > Flashcards

Flashcards in comparison of epic to paradise lost Deck (10):
1

an epic is long with over _____ lines
paradise lost is long b/c it has ____ books

3,000
12

2

Beowulf has long speeches - _______
long speech in paradise lost- _______

beowulf giving resume to hrothgar
Satan's speech to Beelzebub

3

has a hero of superhuman strength
beowulf has the strength of ____
paradise lost's hero is ___

30 men
God

4

beowulf's worthy adversaries_____
worthy adversary in paradise lost

G, G's mom, Drag
Satan

5

covers vast setting
beowulf covers ---
paradise lost covers

denmark- sweded
heaven, hell , earth

6

sidekick
beowulf's sidekick-
sidekick in paradise lost

wiglaf
angels

7

invokes the aid of muses

heavnely muse to soar above ountains

8

starts in the middle of things

satan is in hell

9

lofty language

lofty language

10

grandtheme of good v.s. evil

beo vs dragon
heaven vs hell
God v.s. satan

Decks in A.P. Literature Class (68):