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Beowulf essay topics?

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I have an essay assigned on the epic Beowulf… Any ideas for essay topics?We didn’t read the entire thing though… We read the 3 battles and a bit more. I need to come up with a topic! (But none of the religion ones)

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Why does Beowulf desire praise?

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Why does Beowulf desire vs. deserve praise? I have an AP in-class essay tomorrow. That is basically the prompt.

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Essay on beowulf and gawain, help please!?

i have to write an essay for my english literature class on beowulf and gawain comparing them. i am writing about how although both are heroes gawain is a better example of a 21st century hero, but i need help supporting my argument, any ideas, or any other things i could prove? thanks so much.

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Please help me with this one Beowulf Q?

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Please, I really need help. I just read the whole book, wrote an essay about it, and answered a bunch of Q’s about the epic poem. I even did charts. I’m almost done, but I have ONE Q left, and I’m really stuck. Please do not give me help links, I’ve been there, done that. […]

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What are some characteristics of Beowulf?

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What are a few characteristics of Beowulf? (The listed the better). I need to write a essay on characteristics of a hero universal (that relate to beowulf).

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Is this a good thesis for a Beowulf essay?

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In Beowulf, many archetypes are conveyed creating a lesson from the archetypical structure in which revenge is a justifiable action to anyone/ anything that wrongs you.—My essay options: Many aspects of Beowulf are archetypical. in class we discuss Beowulf (the character) as fitting the mold of the archetypical epic hero. in a well-organized essay, trace […]

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Beowulf Essay?

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In one of my graduate level English classes, I need to write on either the theme of good vs. evil in Beowulf or the theme of pagan vs. Christian in Beowulf. Since this paper needs to be at least 5-6 paragraphs, I cannot just dicuss one paragraph on good and one on evil. I was […]

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Which literary character do you think is similar to Beowulf?

I have to write an essay, and one of the body paragraphs is about the similarities between heroes of yesteryear and heroes of today’s age. I was thinking of doing Harry Potter, but I think it’s a bit too obvious.All help is greatly appreciated!

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