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Macbeth

Lady Macbeth quotes and analysis

“A little water will clear us of this deed” Act 2 scene 2 Her calm over look after the murder shows power and manipulation over therre relationship. Forshadows her madness driven by the guilt – where she cant wash off…

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Macbeth Act 4 Quiz

Name the four prophecies and what they mean for Macbeth Beware of MacduffBloody child-nobody of woman can hurt youCrowned child with tree-in power until woods move against youBanquo’s sons as kings – Macbeth will not be king for long. How…

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Macbeth Portion of English Midterm

Who is the author of Macbeth? William Shakespeare How did William Shakespeare write Macbeth? In iambic pentameter Macbeth is a play, so the genre is ___________. Drama What is Macbeth based upon? Real historical figures Macbeth was the king of…

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Macbeth Vocabulary

heath (n) an area of open uncultivated land, especially in Britain, with characteristic vegetation of heather, gorse, and coarse grasses thane (n) in Anglo-Saxon England, a man who held land granted by the king or military nobleman, ranking between an…

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Engl 221: Macbeth

MacBeth William Shakespeare the Renaissance a period in Europe, from the 14th to the 17th century, considered the bridge between the Middle Ages and modern history. scholars and thinkers of the day, however, it was primarily a time of the…

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Macbeth Literary Terms (Lovera)

tragedy (Aristotle’s definition) A tragedy is the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as having magnitude, complete in itself; in appropriate and pleasurable language;… in a dramatic rather than narrative form; with incidents arousing pity and fear,…

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Macbeth Notes Act IV (4)

What did the things that the three witches threw into the cauldron have to do with? What was one of them? What does that thing represent? The things they threw in the cauldron are the prejudices that existed during that…

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Macbeth test

Macbeth “Life is a tale told by an idiot full of sound and fury signifying nothing” Lady Macbeth “Out damned spot! Out I say!” Macduff “Tyrant show thy face” Banquo Will never be king but will be father of kings…

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AP: Macbeth Act IV

One irony in the witches’ statement lies in their own wickedness. … The major irony, which is a dramatic irony known to the Witches and to us but not to Macbeth, in this line is that immediately after the second…

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Macbeth English test review

this noble passion, child of integrity, hath from my soul wiped the black scruples malcom what hands are here? Ha! they pluck out mine eyes. Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hands> NO, this my…

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