Beowulf: Time Period
Julius caesar invades Britain (roman invasion)
Roman legions withdraw from Britain
Angles, Saxons, and Jutes invade Britain
Beowulf is first RECORDED
Alfred the great ( 849-899) becomes first king of england
Norman’s defeat Saxons, William the conqueror becomes English King
What is the estimated date of the only surviving manuscript of Beowulf?
What is the estimated date of the oral story of Beowulf?
Purposeful pause in the middle of a line of poetry
A phrase that describes, rather than names, an idea