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In Anglo-Saxon society, the _____ was responsible for carrying on the history, culture, beliefs, and legends of the English people.

1 kenning
2 scop
3 comitatus
4 witan

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  1. Have you looked up these four words in a dictionary?

    You could use this one.

    http://dictionary.reference.com/

    What do you think is the best answer?

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    posted by Ms. Sue
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