Compare your translations with the glossed text:1896 Was noon in erthe, as in so litel space;
1967 Why sholde I noght as wel eek telle yow al
1978 Of stubbes sharpe and hidouse to biholde,
1983 Wroght al of burned steel, of which the entree
2002 The open werre, with woundes al bibledde;
with woundes al bibledde; all covered with blood from wounds
2008 The colde deeth, with mouth gapyng upright.
2019 The sowe freten the child right in the cradel;
2101 And sikerly ther trowed many a man
sikerly; truly trowed: believed
2116 It were a lusty sighte for to see.
2125 Ther is no newe gyse that it nas old.
There is no new fashion (gyse) that has not been old.
2135 His lymes grete, his brawnes harde and stronge,
lymes greet: large limbs brawnes: muscles
2162 His sadel was of brend gold newe ybete;
brend gold: refined (pure) gold ybete: adorned
2193 He festeth hem, and dooth so greet labour
dooth so greet labour: makes such an effort
2199 The riche array of Theseus paleys,
2212 Yet song the larke) and Palamon right tho
2219 And doun he kneleth, and with humble cheere
2238 I kepe noght of armes for to yelpe,
kepe noght: care nothing yelpe: boast
2289 Hir brighte heer was kembd, untressed al;
kembd: combed untressed: loose
2333 But sodeynly she saugh a sighte queynte,
2341 For which so soore agast was Emelye
2361 For which this Emelye astoned was,
2382 Thanne preye I thee to rewe upon my pyne.
2394 And, as I trowe, with love offended moost
2431 The statue of Mars bigan his hauberk rynge,
hauberk: coat of mail
2449 Men may the olde atrenne and noght atrede.
One can outrun the old but not outwit them.
2457 Myn is the prison in the derke cote;
Score 4 points for each correct answer; if you made an 80 or more go on to Part 4; if you scored 76 or less, go back and again read carefully through this part (lines I.1881-2482) of the Knight's Tale, paying close attention to the meaning.