The Knight's Tale

This lesson focuses on Geoffrey Chaucer’s ‘The Knight’s Tale’ narrative, concentrating on the main characters we meet in the tale.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Who is Harry 'Bells' Bailey?

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Q2.What can we call the introduction to a book, play, poem or film?

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Q3.What is it called, when a writer puts their text together in a specific way?

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Q4.Who was murdered at Canterbury Cathedral?

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Q5.Why is place important in both poems?

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Q6.How do both poets make their pilgrims' journeys feel authentic?

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Q7.Where is the first place mentioned in 'Telling Tales'?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Who is Harry 'Bells' Bailey?

1/7

Q2.What can we call the introduction to a book, play, poem or film?

2/7

Q3.What is it called, when a writer puts their text together in a specific way?

3/7

Q4.Who was murdered at Canterbury Cathedral?

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Q5.Why is place important in both poems?

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Q6.How do both poets make their pilgrims' journeys feel authentic?

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Q7.Where is the first place mentioned in 'Telling Tales'?

7/7

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Quiz:

'The Knight's Tale'

Now that you have completed the lesson in our unit on 'Telling Tales', take the quiz to see if you can recall the key learning from our lesson. Good luck and aim for 100%!

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Q1.Who tells the first tale in 'The Canterbury Tales'?

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Q2.Which of these is NOT an example of an oral tradition?

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Q3.What is an oral tradition?

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Q4.When was 'The Canterbury Tales' written?

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Q5.Where is 'The Knight's Tale' set?

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Q6.Who does Theseus marry?

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Q7.Who does Theseus battle and kill?

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Q8.Who sees Emily first and falls in love with her?

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Q9.What is Emily compared to?

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Q10.How do we describe the society Emily lives within?

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Quiz:

'The Knight's Tale'

Now that you have completed the lesson in our unit on 'Telling Tales', take the quiz to see if you can recall the key learning from our lesson. Good luck and aim for 100%!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.Who tells the first tale in 'The Canterbury Tales'?

1/10

Q2.Which of these is NOT an example of an oral tradition?

2/10

Q3.What is an oral tradition?

3/10

Q4.When was 'The Canterbury Tales' written?

4/10

Q5.Where is 'The Knight's Tale' set?

5/10

Q6.Who does Theseus marry?

6/10

Q7.Who does Theseus battle and kill?

7/10

Q8.Who sees Emily first and falls in love with her?

8/10

Q9.What is Emily compared to?

9/10

Q10.How do we describe the society Emily lives within?

10/10

Lesson summary: The Knight's Tale

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