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The first night Beowulf was there. It was during the night when everyone was sleeping.

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Q: When did Beowulf slay Grendel?
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Why does Beowulf slay the dead Grendel after destroying Grendel's mother?

to take it back as a trophy to herot

What is the name of the water monster in Beowulf?

Sea Beast is the name of the water monster in Beowulf. He had to slay these minor creature on his way to slay Grendel's mother in her lair.

Who is the watchman in Beowulf?

He is the first to meet Beowulf on the shore as he comes to slay Grendel. He questions where he comes from, his father, and what purpose he has here.

Beowulf slays grendal in order to?

Beowulf slay Grendel in order to save the Danes and King Hrothgar. He doesn't know that by slaying Grendel he would upset the monsters mother.

Why did beowulf slay grendel?

Beowulf fights Grendel for glory. Tales of a beast terrorizing the people of Herot (the Danes), bring Beowulf and his warriors to help, however, motives are heavily guided by a thirst for fame and glory.

Why does Beowulf slay grendel with his hands?

it is the honorable thing to do and grendel isn't fighting with weapons. also grendel bewitched weapons so they don't harm him anyways

What does Beowulf carry out of the lake?

Grendels arm If its after the fight with Grendel's Mother then he took Grendel's head, the sword-hilt of the sword he used to slay Grendel's mother and cut off Grendel's head, and of course Hrunting the sword he originally brought to slay Grendel's Mother which was ineffective against her tough hide.

Why does Beowulf kill grendel?

Grendel is one of three antagonists, along with Grendel's mother and the dragon, in the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf(AD 700-1000). In the poem, Grendel is feared by all but Beowulf. Beowulf chose to slay Grendel because Grendel was attempting to destroy Heorot, the Danish king's (Hrothgar's) mead hall. The fact that Beowulf and Hrothgar were friends and Grendel was killing and eating the Danish king's subjects played a part in Beowulf's mission. Even worse in the initial attacks between Beowulf and Grendel, Grendel fights back! (Cette bête est mauvaise quand vous l'attaque, il se défend)

Why does Beowulf search for grendel?

Beowulf decides to search for Grendel because he can now prove that he killed him. Beowulf searches for Grendel after the altercation with Grendel's mother.

What are the important events in Beowulf?

Grendel attacks Beowulf's men, Beowulf attacks Grendel, Grendel stumbles away to die, and Beowulf hangs Grendel's arm from the ceiling of the hall, and Danes admire Beowulf's deed.

How does Beowulf defeat grendel?

In 'Beowulf,' the monster, Grendel is defeated by Beowulf when he tries once again to enter Hrothgar's Mead Hall and slay warriors. Believing them all to be asleep, Grendel devours one warrior, but is surprised when he comes face to face with Beowulf. Grendel, who had relied on a spell which made him immune to weapons, had little experience in actual hand to hand combat. In the end, a death blow, which rips off Grendel's arm, sends him off to the woods to find a place to die.

Did Beowulf kill Grendel?

Yes, Beowulf killed Grendel.

When did Beowulf kill grendel?

In the story of 'Beowulf the Warrior' Grendel is the very first monster that Beowulf encounters. After slaying Grendel, he destroys Grendel's mother and a dragon.

Beowulf pretended to sleep in order to take Grendel by surprise?

What is the name of the coastguard officer who takes Beowulf and his men to Hrothgar? ... How does Beowulf surprise Grendel? Beowulf pretends he is asleep and surprise attacks Grendel. Who does Beowulf watch Grendel kill and eat?

How did grendel died?

grendel died because of beowulf. Beowulf cut his hand and grendel died.

How are Beowulf and grendel different?

Beowulf is swami then grendel is the son of baltikoy

Where did grendel and Beowulf fight?

Beowulf and Grendel fought inside Heorot.

Why do Grendel mother try to kill Beowulf?

Beowulf killed Grendel

What it is about in Beowulf and grendel?

They fight each other. Beowulf kills Grendel.

Which of the following describes the events in Beowulf in sections X XIII?

Grendel attacks Beowulf's men, Beowulf attacks Grendel, Grendel stumbles away to die, and Beowulf hangs Grendel's arm from the ceiling of the hall.

Who does Beowulf fight first?

Beowulf first fights Grendel, a strong monster. Beowulf finds his weapons do no work against Grendel. He then fights Grendel with his hands. Beowulf rips off Grendel's arm and he runs away.

Who is the poem Beowulf about?

Grendel, a monster that Beowulf slays, and Grendel's mother, whom Beowulf also slays.

How did Beowulf catch grendel by surprise?

Beowulf pretended to sleep in order to take Grendel by surprise.

What does Grendel think of Beowulf?

There really is not answer for this question. We dont know. The boo does not mention anything about what Grendel thinks of Beowulf. The night that beowulf kills him is the first time grendel see's beowulf.

How does Beowulf's fight with Grendel's mother differ from the fight with Grendel himself?

In Beowulf's fight with Grendel, he used his own bare hands while in Beowulf's fight with Grendel's mom, he used a sword. It is also obvious that in Beowulf's fight with Grendel, no social conversation is involved.

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