Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (ca. 1375-1400)

Things to Consider:
Vocabulary:
  • alliteration
  • bob
  • wheel
  • latchet
  • Turkestan
  • cap--dos
  • greaves
  • couters
  • surcoat
  • saddlebow
  • caparison
  • crupper
  • baldric
  • bosses
  • hauberk
  • appurtenance
  • haft
  • chary
  • guerdon
  • corbel
  • barbican
Discussion Questions (See Set Two  and Set Three ):
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Part Two:
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Part Three:
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Part Four:
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