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in Act I, Scene iii, line 19 the witches say "I'll drain him dry as hay" I have to explaion this quotation but i dont quite undertsand what it means. Please help! this similie means: this is a metaphor that simply means that whatever they are "draining" from him will be all ...
Thursday, September 21, 2006 at 8:44pm by please help
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 ...
Saturday, November 18, 2006 at 1:30am by Lucy
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 ...
Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 7:49pm 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...
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 at 8:56pm by chris
In Scene 3 of macbeth do you think Lady Macbeth is faking when she faints. I am having a hard time understanding this play. Thanks I've never read this particular play; many others, but not this one. Try these sites: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit http://www.novelguide.com http...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 7:34am by chris
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. http://www.sparknotes.com/...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 5:42pm by jessica
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 ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 6:10pm by clark
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 ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 10:40am by cameron
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 thats macbeths quote right. Thanks These are odd questions: have you read the play? I suggest reading it twice at ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 11:31am by cameron
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. ...
Monday, March 5, 2007 at 7:59pm by margie
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...
Tuesday, January 1, 2008 at 4:09pm 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!
Tuesday, January 1, 2008 at 4:30pm by Lalita
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?
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 8:40pm by JackS
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 8:40pm by Writeacher
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 ...
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at 5:59pm by Adams
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...
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at 6:10pm by Adams
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 ...
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at 6:13pm by Adams
English - Macbeth
Please reread the question. It seems to me your choice is between these two: * Macbeth is a tragic hero. or * Macbeth is a monster. There's no such thing as a tragic monster, as far as I remember! =)
Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 3:11am by Writeacher
English - Macbeth
I think I get the idea of a tragic hero, but for my essay, should I have a point in there somewhere to argue how he is a tragic monster and not a monster, because the question asks "Is Macbeth a tragic hero.....or a monster?"
Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 3:11am by TP
English - Macbeth
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. A definition might help you but the plan is good for a five-paragraph essay. 1. http://www.csus.edu/indiv/s/santorar/engl190v/trag.hero.htm 2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tragic_hero 3. (Broken Link Removed) 4. (Macbeth): ...
Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 3:11am by SraJMcGin