← Engl 2111 Final Test
5 Written Questions
3 Matching Questions
- High Middle Ages
- Mystery Play
- a the period from 1000 to 1300 in which the church had a key role shaping the new world
- b ...
- c a type of religious drama in the MIddle Ages based on stories from the Bible
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- about an ethnic hero. lacks organization its plot is eposodic and undefined.
- a story telling comic incidents of ordinary life usually with blunt realism and earthy humor
5 True/False Questions
Pilgrimage → In the early Middle Ages, non-church literature tended to be about figures such as Beowulf, Siegfried, and Roland. 476-1300 AD after the fall of the Roman Empire
Essay → a long work of fiction
Mead → Anglo-Saxon word for fate The idea that everyone has an appointed time and place to die. This is why they would go into battle with no regard to protecting themselves.
The Globe → Theater that William Shakespeare owned and wrote plays for.
Medieval sermon → literary work by Boccaccio which was composed of 100 vulgar tales told by three men and seven women in a country retreat from the plague that ravaged Florence in 1348; both a stringing social commentary (sexual/economic misconduct) and a sympathetic look at human behavior