William Langland: Poems & Style


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What is William Langland's most popular work of literature?

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1. What is unique about William Langland's style of writing?

2. Which of the following identifies one of the ways William Langland made money during his lifetime?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will check your knowledge of William Langland through questions about his writing career.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Langland's most popular work
  • Why his writing style was unique
  • Versions of Piers Plowman
  • What century did Langland write in

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding William Langland
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about his writing style
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding his singing career and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about Langland, study the lesson called William Langland: Poems & Style. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details Langland growing up poor in England
  • Explains why his works are considered literary realism
  • Covers his poem The Vision of Piers Plowman
  • Explores the cultural landscape of England during the 14th century