Category Archive: Homer

Aug 07

Voice change

Voice Active voice to passive voice: Rules : [i] The subject of Active voice will be changed to the object in the passive voice. [ii] The auxiliary verb of Active voice will be unchanged in passive voice. If subject of Active voice is 3rd person singular number , the auxiliary verb will be singular in …

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Sep 20

Conflict Between Agamemnon and Achilles

Discuss about the Conflict between Agamemnon and Achilles from Homer’s The Iliad   It is well known to us that, Homer is considered as one of the greatest Greek literary creators, who is mostly familiar for The Iliad. In this epic Achilles is considered as one of the most important characters, who has made the …

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Aug 13

The Iliad as an Epic

                               Discuss The Iliad as an epic     Definition of an Epic: An epic is a long narrative poem, on a great and serious subject related in a lofty style and centered on a heroic figure. Its actions depend on the fate …

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Aug 11

Iliad as an Epic

The Iliad takes place toward the end of the Trojan War, which, according to legend, began when Paris, a son of the king of Troy, abducted Helen, the wife of the Spartan king Menelaus. At the point Homer begins, Achilles, a Greek warrior, and Agamemnon, king of Mycenae and leader of the Greek army besieging …

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