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Beowulf's pride part 2

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How is Beowulf's pride appropriate for the poem?

A

As a younger man, he swore he'd never be too proud. It makes Beowulf a hypocrite.

B

Beowulf's pride will boost him up and make him fight harder. It foreshadows his future success.

C

Beowulf's pride is an allusion to the pride of those destroyed by Noah's flood.

D

Beowulf's pride serves as a warning and allegory to readers.

E

The last man guilty of pride was hurt because of it. This pride foreshadows Beowulf's downfall.