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british literature
Using an example from Macbeth, explain Shakespeare's use of chronographing in Macbeth. I understand that chronographing is the study of past events but I don't understand how that relates to Macbeth.
December 7, 2009 by jacob

Literature- Macbeth
1. Lady Macbeth begins to feel intense remorse and guilt after A. Macbeth kills Banquo. B. Macbeth sees visions. C. She talks to the witches. D. Lady Macduff is murdered. Is it D? 2. An example of verbal irony is: A. Macbeth saying, “O, yet I do repent me of my fury, that ...
July 8, 2009 by James

English Literature: Macbeth
true or false:? 1) lady macbeth goes mad and during the sleepwalking scene confesses her crimes. 2) macbeth has had no joy in his kingship. 3)The doctor says that given enough time, he can cure Lady Macbeth of her illness. 4) When Macbeth learns of his wife's death, he grieves...
January 1, 2008 by Lalita

English Literature - Macbeth
On Macbeth's second meeting with the witches, they make prophecies and give warnings. What are 3 of the prophecies, and if you can't tell me, can you tell me where to look? I can NOT understand Macbeth at ALL. Can you tell me lines or page numbers of where to look? Thanks!
January 1, 2008 by Lalita

english macbeth act 3
hey sorry i can't find the question iu poseted earlier so i'm going to ask's about macbeth act3.... how did the relationship between macbeth and lady macbeth change? again all that i know is that macbeth wants more power and lady macbeth is feeling hopeless, but ...
April 15, 2011 by Mark J.

English- Macbeth III
1.Macbeth's vision suggest he is a)susperstitious b)tired c)fearful and feels guilty d)both a and b answer a. 2.One of the appartations warns Macbeth to beware of: a) LAdy Macbeth b) Macduff c)Donalbain d)Malcolm answer b. 3.Lady Macbeth beings to feel intense remorese and ...
June 18, 2008 by Adams

Macbeth question?
Lady Macbeth says that the ghost of Banquo is of the same nature as the dagger Macbeth saw leading him to Duncan. How does she characterize Macbeth's weakness in this regard? How does she seek to push him from it? I'm having a very hard time with this question, for anyone who ...
December 17, 2012 by Allyson

I urgently need to know if the following questions are correct? As they refer to Macbeth's plot, do you think I should use the simple present? 1)What is (was) Lady Macbeth’s plan? 2)Who is (was) the real Macbeth? 3)Who is blamed for Duncan’s death in Act II? 4)Why doesn’...
October 4, 2011 by Henry2

Was Macbeth to blame for his own tragedy in Macbeth? There are two possibilities Macbeth or Lady macbeth. Or the Witches. He conceived the plot, and when he became spinless, Lady goaded him on. He was responsbile. Check my thinking. Others will disagree. I felt Macbeth was ...
January 20, 2007 by Chris

Is Lady Macbeth aware that Lord Macbeth killed Macduffs' family. If no, then I need a quote to prove Lord Macbeth did not inform her(if there is one)
April 14, 2009 by Me

Literature - Macbeth
What roles do doublespeak and duality play in Macbeth? Provide several examples of doublespeak and duality in Shakespeare’s play. How do doublespeak and duality affect Macbeth’s fate? Could somebody explain what "doublespeak" and "duality" mean? I'm lost as to what to find...
April 3, 2012 by Ale

After reading Macbeth and going to various websites in order to write an essay on who is responsible for the tragedy in macbeth, to write about the witches, macbeth, and lady macbeth leading to the tragedy. If you want to get technical it was Lady Macbeth who was responsible ...
January 17, 2007 by clark

English-Macbeth (Please check)
1. The witches told Macbeth he would first become: a) king b)Thane of Glamis c)Thane of Cawdor d)a father answer c. 2. Lady Macbeth asks the spirts to "unsex" her so she will be: a) compassionate b) more like a man, agressive and unmoved by pity c)physically strong d)able to ...
June 18, 2008 by Adams

English-Macbeth II
1.An example of verbal irony is: a)Macbeth saying, "O, yet I do repent me of my fury, that I did kill them." b)Macduff referring to Lady Macbeth as "O, Gentle Lady" c) Macduff saying, "O horror, horror, horror." d) the witches saying, "fair is foul and foul is fair." answer b...
June 18, 2008 by Adams

Hi there. I have to write a paper on why some people believe that Lady Macbeth could be Duncan's daughter. I don't need help in writing it, I just want to know reasons why that could be true. I believe one of them is because Lady Macbeth knew that she could not be queen since ...
April 3, 2009 by Jenny

English (Macbeth)
Macbeth Questions 1. (Act IV, i) The witches' pageant provides Macbeth with some important information but in the cryptic form of a prophecy. In other words, it requires interpretation. It is here that we are given the tragic "piece of ignorance" that leads to Macbeth's ...
November 25, 2006 by Lucy

Hello, I have to do an essay about Macbeth the question is who is to blame for the tragedy we read about in Shakespears macbeth. Do you believe the witches were to blame for the tragedy. Thanks, chris Probably greed and ambition. Read about Macbeth's character here: http://www...
January 16, 2007 by chris

I read the book but i don't understand this question: Consider the events of Shakespeare’s Macbeth and the fates of the title character and his wife. Which character—Macbeth or Lady Macbeth—deserves more blame for their fall? Which character is more influenced by the ...
June 12, 2014 by Mary Ann

Macbeth( English)
Hi, I have to write an essay on the relationship between Macbeth and his wife. I need a good title. I have 2 possible titles so far: The degenerating Relationship Between Lord & Lady Macbeth or The deteriorating relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth If you could give ...
April 18, 2009 by Moi

British Literature
"This supernatural soliciting. Cannot be ill, cannot be good. If ill, Why hath it given me earnest of success Commencing in a truth? I am Thane of Cawdor. If good, why do I yield to that suggestion Whose horrid image doth unfix my hair And make my seated heart knock at my ribs...
February 11, 2012 by Scooby10

british literature
explain shakespeares use of chronographing in macbeth
December 7, 2009 by jacob

An essay on the following question: How is Macbeth affected when he learns of his wife's death? Consider: -The Action of Act 5-Macbeth is standing almost alone, most of his warriors have fled, and he questions what it was all for. -The Characters of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth- ...
March 7, 2009 by Nabiha

In macbeth is the person that sees a ghost is it macbeth and also for this qoute The prince of cumberland that is a step on which I must fall down or else oerleap that's macbeths quote right. Thanks These are odd questions: have you read the play? I suggest reading it twice at...
January 29, 2007 by cameron

The Tragedy of Macbeth act 1 ___c__ 1.Lady Macbeth seems more __ than her husband. a. compassionate c. ambitious b. patient d. gentle __b__ 2. The play takes place in which country? a. Denmark c. England b. Scotland d. France act 2 __d__ 3. When Macbeth talks nervously about ...
March 7, 2012 by Anonymous

British Literature
What is the symbolic significance of the dagger in the following excerpt from MacBeth--" Is that a dagger which I see before me, the handle toward my hand? Come, let me cluth thee. I have thee not, and yet I see these still. Are thou not, fatal vision, sensible to feeling as ...
February 11, 2012 by Scooby10

English Literature
In Macbeth there are 3 main themes: Gender, The Supernatural, and Ambition. What are 5 examples of each?
October 5, 2011 by Jacklyn

I forgot to include these last statements. Thank you. 1) Macduff confesses to Macbeth that he was torn from his mother's womb by a surgeon before he was due to be born. 2) Macbeth believes that the witches played (have played?) with him since their messages were intended to ...
September 5, 2011 by Henry2

What does Act IV, scene I (in Macbeth) reveal about anti-semitism in Elizabethan England?
November 10, 2008 by Jackie

english- macbeth
well i have a couple of questions about the tragedy of macbeth that i have no clue how to answer so if you could lend me some help i'll appriciate it. it's act 2: Q1) Though Macbeth encounters no actual opposition until long after Duncan is murdered, Shakespeare must ...
March 29, 2011 by carol

Literature --- Macbeth
How does the number three, linked with magic, play an important part in the witches prophecy?
November 3, 2008 by Jackie

English- Macbeth
Hi I am having some trouble with the following questions on Macbeth in ACT 2 1. what are Banquo's concerns about the witches prophecy? and what is Macbeths response 2. what does Macbeth seew hen Banquo and Fleance leave and what does he say about it?
January 28, 2008 by JackS

I really need you to check my rephrase of "Macbeth". I also included a sentence from a letter. Thank you very much. 1) If you need further information about the school, you can either contact me or go on the school's internet webpage ...... 2) Lady Macbeth tells him not to ...
October 1, 2011 by Henry2

This is a paragraph for my essay about how immagination influenced Macbeth to commit murders I need it edited and proofread plz: Throughout the play Macbeth by William Shakespeare, imagination influenced Macbeth to do evil in hopes of achieving his goal. An example of how ...
November 29, 2009 by jake

Hello, I am trying to find out who said these quotes from macbeth? "Foul whisperings are abroad, unnatural deeds do breen unnatural, and also, "who can be wise, amazed, temprate, and furious, loyal and natural in a moment" Thanks The physician spoke the first. The second was ...
January 29, 2007 by cameron

Can you help me check these sentences on Macbeth, please? Thank you. 1) When Macbeth enters, he tells his wife that he has done the deed. But they are both nervous, for they ask each other a series of quick questions about noises they have heard. Every sound frighten them. 2) ...
September 30, 2011 by Henry2

English - Macbeth
Think about Macbeth’s position at the conclusion of Act III. In what ways has his ambition, which allowed him to obtain the Scottish throne in the first place, begun to be detrimental to him? Cite specific examples from the play in your response. What does this question mean...
April 28, 2011 by Kate

1- What was Macbeth's reaction towards Lady Macbeth' death and why did Shakespeare choose to bring Lady Macbeth to an end? 2- How does Juliets death compare to the death of Lady Macbeth and why does Shakespeare bring Juliet to an end?
December 3, 2014 by Anonymous

Compare and contrast the development of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.What different stages does each other them through Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it for you. This character analysis site will probably help you with your answer.
May 28, 2007 by Warren

does lady macbeth knows macbeth ambition before he killed king duncan?
January 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Can you please check these statements on Macbeth? Thank you. 1) Macbeth doesn't feel safe because he is obsessed with the witches' prophecy about Banquo. He is worried that Banquo's son will take his place. He decides to have Banquo and his son killed. 2) Macbeth had invited (...
September 5, 2011 by Henry2

Discuss the reversal of the positions of Macbeth and lady Macbeth from what they were in Acts 1 and 2.
November 12, 2007 by S.Cullen

what advice does lady macbeth give to macbeth in act2 scene 2
April 11, 2011 by ted

in the play the tragedy of macbeth by william shakespear, what do the witches predict for macbeth and banquo?
September 10, 2007 by options

What value does Macbeth put on his soul in Act III, Scene I of "Macbeth" by Shakespeare.
May 17, 2011 by Jenna

Quick English help
what real complication does lady macbeth come aware of act 2 scene 2? This is in the story of Macbeth
October 2, 2016 by Anonymous

what does macbeth think as he anticipates the murder of banquo
October 30, 2008 by Anonymous

why do you think macbeth cannot sleep in the play''macbeth''
April 11, 2011 by ted

What are ten songs that relate to the character of Macbeth?
May 2, 2012 by Anonymous

As promised, picked out the 4 statements I was most doubtful about. 1) Lady Macbeth, we learn in the course of the play, had been the able and efficient wife for such a man. 2)The crown will bring them the highest worldly honour available to them and complete dominion over ...
February 6, 2011 by Franco

The similarities between both, Macbeth and Hitler are that they both desired power. Both of them were cruel in getting what they wanted. They were from a very low social class and rose to a very high social class. Both of them had a belief. For Macbeth it was the witches and ...
March 10, 2009 by numz

These are other sentences I need you to check, Writeacher. Thank you. 1) Lady Macbeth was tired to be (better: of being ) just Lady Macbeth because she really wanted to be the queen (queen). 2) "Lady Macbeth is a very strong character because she ignored his husband advice and...
March 4, 2012 by Henry

AP Literature-Macbeth
How does the banquet scene blur the clear-cut and common-sense distinction that most of us make between the real and imaginary? In what other scenes has this distinction been blurred?
April 24, 2012 by Lilly

true or false act 1 1 Macbeth has just defended Kingduncan in a war. 2 the title,the thane of Cawdor, was given to Macbeth 3 Banquo notices Macbethsuneasy reaction to the witches' prophecies
February 2, 2010 by melissa

Topic: Literature I'm doing an essay for my coursework on 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'Macbeth'. For my essay i have to compare the presentation of women, with focus on Lady Macbeth and Juliet. I have to focus on language, stage craft, characterization and the audience's reaction. ...
November 29, 2014 by Hifza

I can't rephrase the following sentences from Shakespeare's Macbeth (the part: Sleep tha knits up ...). Could you please help me? MACBETH Methought I heard a voice cry, “Sleep no more! Macbeth does murder sleep”—the innocent sleep, 1) Sleep that knits up the raveled ...
October 1, 2011 by Henry2

In act three how does the banquet scene blur the clear-cut and common-sense distinction that most of us make between the real and the imaginary? In what other scences has this distinction also been blurred? This site will be able to help you.
January 17, 2007 by jessica

English Macbeth- Help please asap
Could this be considered an oxymoron in Macbeth? "Yet who would have thought the old man to have so much blood in him” TIA.
April 17, 2009 by Mae

Does Macbeth seem to notice the slow mental and physical deterioration of his wife. Or does he not notice until the very end. If you know any part of the play that shows this please inform me. Thanks
April 20, 2009 by Moi

english macbeth
i really nedd to know what i'm suppose to write in macbeth's theme superstition? i know that it's about the witches and their prophecies and apparitions and about banquo's ghost but what should i emphasize on??
May 27, 2011 by mona

Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...
January 24, 2011 by Ron

Heroic Literature!!!!
Does any 1 know a heroic character in literature? Robin Hood For references see: Usually, the main character in very famous stories, poems, legends, etc., are considered "heroic" -- Macbeth, Oedipus, Hamlet, et al. Below is ...
August 22, 2005 by Crazyz

Can you please tell me if the word choice is correct? Thank you very much. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an invasion by the Norwegians. 2) While returning from his victorious battle, Macbeth and his friend Banquo meet the...
February 14, 2011 by Mike

Could you please check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1)Lady Macbeth doesn't display stereotyped female behaviour and poses. 2) Actually, she is not the complement to her husband but rather the driving force of the play. 3) She is even more ambitious than her husband. ...
November 8, 2011 by Henry2

Could you please check these sentences I varied from a summary I made two weeks ago. Thank you very much. 1) Lady Macbeth asks Macbeth to return the daggers he has mistakenly brought from the scene of the murder. Then, she urges him to wash the blood form his hands. 2) The ...
November 1, 2011 by Henry2

Grade 11 English
I'm reading macbeth and i don't really understand some of the symbolisim. One question i have is : in Act 5 scene 3, Macbeth changes his mind about puttin on his armor. What does this reveal about his mental state?
December 14, 2008 by Lizzie

English (Macbeth)
I'm looking to simply answer these questions on Macbeth. Problem is, I really honestly don't understand the entire book. 1. Explain the significance of the pre-murder sililoquy which beings, "Is this a dagger I see before me "(II.i.30)? 2. Provide a quotation which reveals ...
May 6, 2010 by Anonymous

Can someone check these sentences, please? I thank you in advance. 1) Lady Macbeth "becomes sleepwalking" 2) Cowardice is the ability to bear the sorrows of our life and to stay alive, while courage is facing death by committing suicide 3) We can't be sure about afterlife. A ...
February 14, 2014 by Frank

Need a quote from Macbeth,William Shakespeare? i need a quote said by Macbeth himself showing his imagination of being king
November 26, 2009 by jake

Where is the quote in Macbeth where Macbeth realises that the witches have tricked him? I think it starts with something like 'lie, lie.' I have been unable to find can someone help please.
February 4, 2009 by Joey

Is it true that Macbeth only wishes that his wife be cured so that she will cease to sleepwalk and talk in her sleep and that He fears that someone who hears her talking will figure out that he is guilty of the killing of Duncan. If it is can you please tell me in what area (e...
April 20, 2009 by Moi

Is it true that Macbeth only wishes that his wife be cured so that she will cease to sleepwalk and talk in her sleep and that He fears that someone who hears her talking will figure out that he is guilty of the killing of Duncan. If it is can you please tell me in what area (e...
April 20, 2009 by Anonymous

In shakespears Macbeth, i have to interview all of the major characters and investigate Duncan's death. I have to write this in the form of a playscript.. I need some help writing the questions and i should make it look like by the end of it that the suspect is Macbeth... ...
February 16, 2013 by Niamh

if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct...
January 23, 2008 by jasmine33

I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much for your help. 1)Meanwhile Malcolm, Duncan’s son, is marching into Scotland with an army. His soldiers cut branches from the trees of / in Birnam Wood, to use these as camouflage to cover their advance. 2) A ...
February 16, 2011 by Mike

English (Macbeth)
Act 3 What information is the audience given about the following characters: Malcolm Macduff Edward the Confessor Siward i really need help i think the answer for macduff is that he is trying to convince malcolm to help him overthrow Macbeth
October 13, 2014 by Michelle

Macbeth help again please
hi there, in Act 1 Scene 6, Duncan says" See, see, our honored hostess! The love that follows us sometime is our trouble, Which still we thank as love. Herein I teach you How you shall bid God 'ild us for your pains, And thank us for your trouble. " He groups Lady Macbeth as ...
April 4, 2009 by Jenny

English macbeth act 2
hey can you provide me with a couple of MCQ for macbeth act 2, and does anyone know the images and mood in each scene of act 2.. plz i need to know because i have a test and i have no clue about the things listed above thanks!
April 18, 2011 by Mark J

I still have some doubts about a summary I made of Macbeth's plot. I hope you can have a look at it, too. I included various alternatives. Please, tell me if they are all possible. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an invasion...
February 13, 2011 by Mike

Lady Macbeth plans the whole from start to end and she is presented as a cold-hearted evil person but why doesn't she actually commit Duncan's Murder, why does she manipulates Macbeth to kill Duncan if she has the capacity to commit murder
April 13, 2010 by Div

How does Macbeth’s tragic flaw lead him to disaster in the final act of The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare? His desire for revenge destroys Dunsinane. His ambition starts him on a path that leads to more evil. His greed causes him to betray the king. His ...
November 6, 2015 by Anonymous

eng. macbeth
this is a question on macbeth act II, i truly NEED anyone's help with this since it's due tom. Q.what would you say is the mood of Act II? What images and actions help to create this mood?why might images of blood and water appear in scene 2, and what do they symbolize?
March 31, 2011 by Jason

English - Macbeth
I have a little trouble understanding my essay question. This question is: Is Macbeth a tragic hero according to the classical definition of the term or is he merely a monster? Does Shakespeare succeed in creating sympathy for Macbeth? To repsond to this question in an essay, ...
August 17, 2008 by TP

I'm posting sentence 3 again for you to check. I'm includinga few other sentences. 1) Macbeth starts to be haunted by Banquo’s ghost. At the feast he becomes pale because he sees Banquo’s ghost sitting at his place. 2) The fifth act opens with the sight of Lady Macbeth's ...
September 5, 2011 by Henry2

English - Macbeth
In Act 3, scene 3, Macbeth sends a third murderer to help the other two murder Banquo and his son. Does the third murderer know as much about Banquo as Macbeth says he does? From what I see, it seems as if it could go either way. For example, this part: "Almost a mile, but he ...
May 11, 2010 by Stuck

Can you please check these last questions. Thank you very much!! 1) What are the most dominant themes in Shakespeare’s Macbeth? 2) How does Shakespeare define True Love in his famous sonnet The Marriage of true Minds? 3) What do the three witches stand for and what ...
March 27, 2011 by Mike

English (Macbeth)
We're supposed to research famous actors who have played the role of Macbeth -- know any? Thanks for your help ^^ Richard Burton? Robin Williams is shakspearian actor Actualy, start a search "thespian" and refine from there. I can't post links here. srry Here are a number of ...
November 18, 2006 by Lucy

I urgently need you to check these sentences on Macbeth. Thank you. (The use of tenses in the paraphrase). 1) In Shakespeare’s day the second course was (is) the main part of the meal. Waking life is imagined as the first course, which gives some food to existence, but it is...
October 23, 2011 by Henry2

Could you please chech the writing of the dates in letters? I included a few questions on Macbeth. 1) 2003: two thousand and three/twenty oh three 2) 1805: eighteen oh five/eighteen hundred and five. 3) What are the most dominant themes in Shakespeare’s Macbeth? 4) What ...
November 15, 2011 by Henry2

I urgently need you to have a look at the following sentences. I really hope you are not looking after your grandchildren today. 1) Your account (description) of historical events is incomplete and occasionally wrong. In addition, you failed to cover the ten-line space (or ...
March 7, 2012 by Henry

Which statement most accurately contrasts the ideas of different literary periods? A. Anglo-Saxon literature focuses on free will, whereas Renaissance literature suggests that human beings are controlled by fate. B. Literature of the Middle Ages focuses on science, whereas ...
March 11, 2015 by Emi

write a short story based on the themes shakesphere explored in i have to write the themes of macbeth and explain them or the assignment is something else.i think i have to explain the themes
November 2, 2008 by paul jones

English 125 introduction literature
summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you wish, you may also ...
August 20, 2012 by Ethel

I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
September 25, 2008 by Stevie

Does anyone know a quick short really good summary of the story of Macbeth? Its for my theatre programme I'm doing. I also do a short bit about all 5 acts and the descriptions I've looked at on the internet are too long. Does anyone know a short quick way to describe 5 Acts ...
February 20, 2009 by Nabiha

Writeacher, I really need your help to check these sentences!! Too many mistakes. 1) Lady Macbeth compared the Duncan's murder with a painted devil, a picture that scared only children who thought it was real. Correction: Lady compares dead and sleeping people to a painted ...
March 7, 2012 by Henry

Can you please check if everything is OK, please? Thank you 1) At first, the three witches prophesy to Macbeth that he will be Thane of Cowdor and then king of Scotland. In the fourth act they tell Macbeth to beware of Macduff. 2) They also tell him that no man born of woman (...
September 28, 2011 by Henry2

I forgot to include this part I rephrased myself. 1) Macbeth is regretful and upset by guilt. His sense of guilt makes him unable to act even to protect himself from discovery, and Lady Macbeth completes their plans. 2) Lady Macbeth is not free of guilt since she believes in ...
October 1, 2011 by Henry2

I forgot the following sentences. 1) They suspect of Duncan's sons. Lady Macbeth gets crazy and starts talking and walking in her sleep. 2) The King's Men was Macbeth's acting company. They (or it?) assumed this name when James I became king. 3) The Spanish fleet was defeated ...
October 16, 2011 by Henry

I'm including the questions to the answers. Thank you. 1)Her plan was to drug the soldiers guarding the king and then blame them for the king’s murder. 2)The real Macbeth was King Duncan’s general. He killed him in 1040 and ruled until 1057 when he was defeated by Duncan...
October 4, 2011 by Henry2

Please Check my Journal for MacBeth
Running Journal: Macbeth (Act 1 Scene 1) Thunder and lightning; enter three Witches: In the play as a whole, people are tossed about by forces that they cannot control, and so it is in the opening scene. The witches, blown by the storms of nature and war, swirl in, then out. ...
March 5, 2007 by margie

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