What examples of foreshadowing can be found in the story?

Find two example of forshadowing a word and

please find exactly example's page numbers.

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There is the funeral of Shield Sheafson. This is when the poem opens. This foreshadows Beowulf’s funeral at the poem’s end.

-The story of Sigemund told by the scop, or bard, foreshadows Beowulf’s fight with the dragon.

-The story of King Heremod foreshadows Beowulf’s eventual ascendancy to kingship.

I think foreshadowing was used in Anglo-Saxon literature except, from what I can think of right now, it was more subtle and open ended than it is in more contemporary literature.

* There are so many different variations of this poem released that my page numbers would not be helpful to you.