Beowulf is one of the most famous novels in English history.
If the student is still struggling to come up with a thesis, they can always start by brainstorming.
As the student reads, they should highlight interesting information in the text.
Even in old age, his experiences are transformed into wisdom and he becomes a great king. He has lived with military victory and led his people to a time of peace.
This is interrupted by Grendel and his terrifying raids.
Although some of these brainstormed ideas may not be useful, there will be at least one or two ideas that will work.
For additional help, students can check out some of the following essay topics.
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The Grand Prize Winners, listed in alphabetical order, are: The Signet Classics Scholarship Essay Contest was established in 1996 to encourage greater interest in reading among high school students by offering tangible assistance to the winning students and their schools.
There are many different websites online that offer sample papers on this novel.
Students can look through various samples to find a topic that suits their interests.