1、 问题:English literature began with the ( ) settlement in England.
2、 问题:Beowulf, written about the life of England in the ( ) society, is said to be the national epic of the English people.
3、 问题:Beowulf is written in the form of ( ), a popular form of poetry in Anglo-Saxon literature.
答案: 【alliterative verse】
1、 问题:The medieval period is often called the Dark Age for the dominating power of ( ) over everything in the society.
答案: 【the Church】
2、 问题:The central character of a romance is ( ), who follows the code of behavior called chivalry.
答案: 【the knight】
3、 问题:The stories of ( ) are the most well-known ballads, songs of stories told orally in 4-line stanzas.
A:the green knights
答案: 【Robin Hood】
4、 问题:Piers the Plowman written by William Langland in the form of ( ) represents the achievements of popular literature of Medieval England.
5、 问题:( ) is considered the father of English poetry, whose most representative work is The Canterbury Tales.
答案: 【Geoffrey Chaucer】
6、 问题:The Canterbury Tales, a collection of stories strung together and told by 30 pilgrims on their way to pilgrimage, is written in the form of ( ).
答案: 【heroic couoplet】
7、 问题:The key-note of the Renaissance is ( ).
1、 问题:It was ( ) who first introduced and reformed the English drama which reached its climax in the hands of William Shakespeare.
答案: 【University Wits】