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Hamlet Flashcards

Hamlet Study Guide

Major Themes found in Hamlet Justice and RevengeDestiny and Purpose of LifeMadness and SanityAppearance vs Reality Role of WomenRights and Duties of KingshipPoison and Corruption (Decay and Disease) Elements of a Shakespearan Tragedy Revenge MotiveInternal and External ConflictsComic ReliefTragic Hero/Flaw/MistakeSupernatural…

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Hamlet, Part 5: Characteristics of Elizabethan Drama Quiz

Shakespeare’s Hamlet is an example of Elizabethan drama because complex characters explore human experiences. How are Shakespeare’s characters examples of Elizabethan drama? Check all that apply. -They grow and change throughout the play.-They display a wide range of human emotion.-…

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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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