Anglo Saxon and Medieval Period
Cameron Lockwood, Kylie Nemec, Ashlynn Jones, Samip Koirala
What is Chivalry?
Chivalry is the medieval knightly system with religious, moral, and social code.
a combination of qualities expected of an ideal knight, especially courage, honor, courtesy, justice, and a readiness to help the weak.
The word 'Chivalry derives from the French word chevalier meaning a horseman
What was the goal of the crusades?
Who is considered the father of English literature?
wrote the unfinished work, The Canterbury Tales. It is considered one of the greatest poetic works in English.
How is Canterbury Tales arranged? What holds it together?
- F1: General prologue, knight, miller, reeve, cook
- F2: Man of Law
- F3: Wife of Bath, Friar, Summoner
- F4: Clerk, Merchant
- F5: Squire, Franklin
- F6: Physician, Pardoner
- F7: Shipman, Prioress, "Chaucer", Monk, Nun's Priest
- Socrates, Seneca, and Ovid were all rolled into one, this what held Canterbury Tales together.
What led to the decline of feudalism and the growth of a new middle class?
Geoffrey Chaucer." Bio. A&E Television Networks, 2015. Web. 01 Sep. 2015.
"Crusades." History.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 1 Sept. 2015.
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