Flashcards in Quiz 5 Deck (22):
Why did Alfred the Great require that all free young men learn to read English?
to get wisdom which is gods will
What was Danelaw?
Where danish customs rule
What name do we use today for the region of France where Danish Vikings settled in 900?
In 1066 William of Normandy defeated King Herold to become king of England.
a. What justification did William of Normandy give in his claim to the English throne?
b. What did William decree about the official language of England?
B. French was to be the official language
T/F: In courtly love, a knight does not fight for his lord but to win honor in the eyes of his love
In which province of France does Eliduc originate?
For what purpose did the king of Exeter give the captive prisoners to Eliduc?
For how long does the King of Exeter then retain contact with Eliduc?
What does Gilliadun say she will do if Eliduc doesnt love her?
die of dispair
What does Guilliadun send to Eliduc?
a gold ring and a belt
Why does the king in Brittany ask for Eliduc to return?
All his strongholds are under seige and Eliduc could save them
T/F:Meanwhile the passionate feeling between Guilliadun and Eliduc has led to intimacy
What reason does Eliduc give for not taking Guilliadun with him?
It would break his oath to the king
T/F:Eliduc concedes things to the enemy in Brittany to make peace early
T/F:Eliduc and Guilliadun get her fathers permission to leave together
T/F:The author expresses great sympathy for the sailor
T/F:Eliduc greets Guideluec with false smiles and kind words
What does Guideluec say Eliduc must give her?
some of his land
Complete this line from "Lord,"(one word) "Free me from my prison of __________"
In "A Lover's prize" in whose places does she want her lover?
In "The Wound of Love" what did the loved one do "with such vehemence?
they refused him