Updated: 9/10/2020

Storyboard Text

  • “The glow across the land and light it; The corners of the earth were made lovely with trees.”
  • Imagery
  • “He found them sprawled in sleep, suspecting nothing...”
  • Alliteration
  • “He was spawned in that slime, Conceived by a pair of those monsters born Of Cain, 2 murderous creatures banished By God, punished forever for the crime Of Abel’s death.”
  • Allusion
  • “Across the sea-road to this country of mine?”
  • Kenning
  • “Our errand Is a great one, our business with the glorious king Of the Danes no secret; there’s nothing dark Or hidden in our coming.”
  • Epithet
  • “Their leader answered him, Beowulf unlocking Words from deep in his breast:”
  • Caesura