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Hamlet Flashcards

Hamlet Allusions

Act I, III, V: Julius Caesar/the death of Caesar: Julius Caesar was murdered in his own court, a sanctuary, by his senators or those who were supposedly his friends and on his advisory council. They murdered him because they believed…

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Act 4 Hamlet Quotes

“Mad as the sea and wind when both contend which is the mightier.” Queen “But, like the owner of a foul disease, to keep it from divulging, let it feed even on the pith of life.” King “He weeps for…

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Hamlet Act 5 Questions

Whose grave are the men digging? Why are they arguing if this person should be buried or not? Ophelia’s. Because the suspicions of her taking her own life, and that is a mortal sin in the church. Who skull does…

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Hamlet Study Guide Act 1

what had barnardo seen at a prior watch see’s the ghost twice does horatio initially believe a ghost will appear? how does the reader know his opinion no,b/c he say’s lets sit and see if a ghost will appear why…

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