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Caedmon's <em>Hymn</em>

Caedmon's Hymn


by Caedmon

Caedmon's Hymn: All About Forms True or False

1. How many stresses does each line contain? -> 2
2. Which of the following is an example of acceptable alliteration in Anglo-Saxon poetry? -> home has a roof, holy Creator
3. Which of the following is an example of a kenning? -> bone-house
4. What does a caesura look like? -> it looks like this
5. Which of the following best describes the tone of a hymn? -> reverent and full of awe

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