8-12, pgs 1063-1070.
- How does Unferth
try to save face in the presence of the outsider who arrived to save
- Beowulf’s exchange
with Unferth proves that he is as skilled with his words as he is with
his sword. Explain, supporting your answer with examples from the story.
- What happened to
Hondshew? Don’t hold back the details!
- Grendel’s next attempt
at an appetizer was not as successful. Explain.
- Why did Beowulf’s
decision to fight Grendel with his bare hands prove to be a good one?
- What proof did Beowulf
have of his success?