canterbury tales n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Canterbury Tales PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Canterbury Tales

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 6

Canterbury Tales - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 134 Views
  • Uploaded on

Canterbury Tales. Geoffrey Chaucer. Geoffrey Chaucer. late-fourteenth-century English poet Chaucer was born in London in the early 1340s. The Canterbury Tales. Written in Middle English at the end of the 1300s

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Canterbury Tales' - derica


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
canterbury tales

Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer

geoffrey chaucer
Geoffrey Chaucer
  • late-fourteenth-century English poet
  • Chaucer was born in London in the early 1340s
the canterbury tales
The Canterbury Tales
  • Written in Middle English at the end of the 1300s
  • Chaucer wrote in the vernacular, the English that was spoken in and around London in his day.
the situation
The Situation
  • Tabard Inn
  • Contest for a free meal
the characters
The Characters
  • Miller
  • Manciple
  • Reeve
  • Summoner
  • Pardoner
  • The Tabard
  • Host
  • Knight
  • Squire
  • Yeoman
  • Nun
  • Monk
  • Merchant
  • Friar
  • Cleric
  • Serjeant at the Law
  • Franklin
  • 5 Tradesmen
  • Cook
  • Skipper
  • Doctor
  • Wife of Bath
  • Parson
  • Plowman