lord_of_the_rings_unit_6 - 1 Other than its historical...

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1.Other than its historical references, what are at least two other reasons that the discovery of the Beowulf manuscript is important? A.
2.What was the name of the landmark essay that Tolkien wrote that changed the way that the world viewed Beowulf? A. Tolkien wrote Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics.3.Which three monsters did Beowulf defeat? A. Grendel, Grendel's mother, and a Dragon.4.Which element of the story of Beowulf is most clearly seen in The Hobbit? A. Bravery.1.What did Tolkien mean by the following statement: “We may be thankful that the product of so noble a temper has been preserved by chance (if such it be) from the dragon of destruction” ? A.

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