Literary Features of Anglo Saxon Period

Literary Features of Anglo Saxon Period

For the first time English literature came into trace in Old English or Anglo-Saxon Period with some transparent features which are as follows;

  1. Anonymous literary works
  2. Domination of paganism
  3. Strong belief in fate
  4. Absence of romantic love
  5. Respectful attitude to women
  6. Love for adventure and heroic activity
  7. Complicated language using metaphors, similes, and alliteration
  8. End-rhyme is ignored
  9. Irony
  10. Christian Ideas

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SR Sarker
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