Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Meeting the Green Knight

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What does the Green Knight ask for as a Christmas game?

An exchange of strokes

What does the Green Knight accuse the knights of King Arthur's court of being?

Beardless babes

What weapons does the Green Knight mention he has back at home?

A helmet and a hauberk

What item does the Green Knight offer as a present in the Christmas game?

A battle-ax (gisarme)

What is Camelot known as in relation to King Arthur?

His favorite castle

What term best describes the high standard of behavior expected in King Arthur's court?

Courtesy

'Hasped' in line 61 most likely means:

Fastened

'Spoiling for' in line 47 can be best replaced with:

Eager for

'Dais' in line 31 refers to:

Raised platform

'Gisarme' mentioned in line 68 is best described as a:

Battle-ax with a long shaft

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