I have attached the instructions as well as an example. Please follow every poin
I have attached the instructions as well as an example. Please follow every point in the rubric! Assignment: Write a formal boast about yourself in the style of Anglo-Saxon poetry. Guidelines: Your boast must show your understanding of Anglo-Saxon poetry by following the Anglo-Saxon poetic format: o Self-identification (I am ______, daughter/son of ________) o Your immediate ancestry and something about your lineage (parents/grandparents/guardians) o Your bravery (not going take anything from anybody) o Your beliefs (honor, glory, loyalty, honesty, decency, etc.) o Boasts of at least 3 past achievements (academic, athletic, musical, social, artistic, complete lies, etc.) o Boast of achievements to come (you can make these as outlandish as you like) o Include at least 2 identifiable kennings (compound expression w/ metaphorical meaning: oarsteed = ship; whale-road = ocean) UNDERLINE them o Include at least 3 alliterative phrases (BOLD them) o At least 20 lines in length – approximate verse form (no need to rhyme)

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