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Where did the term "Anglo-Saxon" come from
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in media resthe plot begins in the middle of thingselevated stylelofty diction that heightens the importance of the events retold catalongs of battles, weapons, and royal giftsepic hero on a questcentral character in an epic —often noble or semi-divine birth —sets out on quest —dangerous journey that tests his spiritsupernatural forcesdeities some of whom may watch over the hero monstersvalorous deedsacts that reveal the epic hero's extraordinary qualities reflect the values cherished by his culture