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  • In this lesson, we will learn about Epic poems and their common features, and look at some examples together.
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  • In this lesson, we will look at typical Epic plots and consider what qualities make a typical Epic hero.
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  • In this lesson, we will learn about the origins of the Old English Epic poem Beowulf, and examine why it is still so important today.
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  • In this lesson, we will look at Beowulf's character and think about why he is considered an Epic hero.
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  • In this lesson, we will look at how the poet presents the monster Grendel in the Epic poem Beowulf.
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  • In this lesson, we will look at the Epic techniques the poet uses to present Beowulf and his men.
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