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1
Q

Who is the poem ‘Manhunt’ about? (real life)

A

Eddie Beddoes and the Wife

2
Q

Who tells the story in the Manhunt?

A

The Wife POV

3
Q

Who was Simon Armitage?

A

Poet Laureate

4
Q

Who was Beddoes in the Bosnian war?

A

UN Peacekeeper

5
Q

Which war is Manhunt set in?

A

Bosnian War 90s

6
Q

What was the poem ‘Manhunt’ highlighting?

A

Phycological and physical damages of war on the individual and family

7
Q

What happened to Beddoes in Bosnia?

A

Injured in action

8
Q

Finish the quote: After the …… ……. , after passionate nights and ……… ……

A

first phase
intimate days

9
Q

Finish the quote: the …….. of metal ……… his chest

A

foetus
beneath

10
Q

Finish the quote: the ………. …… which ran through his …….

A

frozen river
face

11
Q

Finish the quote: every …….. in his body had ………….. and ………

A

nerve
tightened
closed

12
Q

Finish the quote: and handle and ….. the damaged, ………. …….-bone

A

hold
porcelain
collar

13
Q

Finish the quote: to … …….. , unexploded mine
……… deep in his mind

A

a sweating
buried