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

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  1. english-macbeth

    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 don't quite undertsand what it means. Please help! this similie means: this is a metaphor that simply means that whatever they are "draining"

  2. English

    In Macbeth, when Macbeth hears that no one born of a woman will harm him, he decides to? A:Kill all the wives of his peers B:Kill everyone in line for the throne, but spare their families. C:Ask Macduff to share the throne with him. D:None of the above***

  3. english4

    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

  4. Math

    Esmeralda told her teacher she was reading a book about King Henry XLI. Justin, Esmeralda’s classmate, said he had heard about King Henry VIII and asked about how many kings named Henry there were from King Henry VIII to King Henry XLI. How many kings

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. English

    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

  8. 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

  9. english

    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

  10. literature09998

    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

  11. 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

  12. English

    I left out the following sentences. Thank you for your invaluable help. 1)The theatre was structure in wood: Correction: it was designed as a wooden structure, circular in shape. 2) The upper stage was used to represent a balcony scene/as a balcony/OR to

  13. Literature

    Hello. I'm doing a project on Macbeth where I have to create a music playlist based on certain elements from the play. I am stuck on the elements: -the effect of gaining power -the cause of Macbeth's downfall -the witches Does anyone have any song

  14. English

    Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1)Another important theme is that of equivocation.The witches confuse good and bad (better evil). They are unable to distinguish between good and evil. 2) Closely connected to the theme of

  15. English

    Writeacher, I urgently need to rephrase these questions. I didn't want to repeat exactly the same questions but the answers, of course, must be the same. Can you help me rephrase them? 1) How was Elizabethan theatre structured? Focus your attention on the

  16. 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

  17. English

    I urgently need you to check if all my corrections are OK. Thank you very much in advance. 1) The Elizabethan thetre was made up of three different galleries and three kinds of stages (it was made up of three stages surrounded by three tiers of galleries).

  18. English

    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

  19. English

    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

  20. english

    i have to write a short story based on the themes shakespeare explored in macbeth. but i don't know this is a enough for a short story,The main theme of Macbeth—the destruction wrought when ambition goes unchecked by moral constraints—finds its most

  21. 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,

  22. macbeth

    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

  23. eng

    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

  24. English

    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.

  25. English

    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

  26. English

    I still have a few doubts about Macbeth's plot.I hope you can have a look at them. 1) Lady Macbeth gives the king’s guards a lot to drink and in the middle of the night Macbeth kills Duncan with the knife of one of the soldiers. 2)The next morning the

  27. English

    As promised, I'm posting the ones I'm unsure of. 1) At the time when Macbeth was written there was a very public debate about witches in England. Reginald Scot, in his “Discovery of Witchcraft” argued that witches did not really exist. 2) King James

  28. English

    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

  29. 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

  30. Macbeth

    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

  31. English

    Could you please check these statements, please? Thank you. 1) Both the witches' prediction and Macbeth's ambition increase Lady Macbeth's thirst/desire for power. 2)Sleep is seen/regarded/described/personified (are they all possible?) an innocent murder

  32. English

    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.

  33. 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?

  34. English

    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

  35. English (check)

    Will someone please check my answers for me? 1. In Act I of Macbeth, the witches make predictions suggesting that Macbeth will one day be the king of Scotland.

  36. english macbeth act 3

    hey sorry i can't find the question iu poseted earlier so i'm going to ask again....it'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

  37. English

    i need this paragraph proofread plz Imagination is an influence which directs life; its powerful stimulation can lead to either positive or negative outcomes. In the play Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, imagination is a powerful force which leads Macbeth

  38. English

    I left out the following sentences. Thank you very much in advance. 1) It was raised 4 feet FROM/OFF the ground (both possible?) 2)Elizabeth fought a big ship war (?? naval war) against the Spanish Armada. She made England a seafaring power also thanks to

  39. English

    An example of verbal irony is: A. Macbeth saying, "O, yet I do repent for 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

  40. English

    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

  41. English

    I left out these few statements on the themes I would like you to check. Thank you very much. 1.Macbeth is the shortest of S’s tragedies; it is simple in its plot but complex in its psychological analyses of what takes place in the mind of the criminal.

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. English

    Thank you very much for your help. I need to know if the use of reporting verbs in these sentences is correct. 1)Legend has it that Arthur was born in Tintagel, in Cornwall. 2)He was the son of Uther Pendagron,who became King of Britain in the year 493. 3)

  45. English

    I tried to summarize briefly Scotland's history. Can you please have a look at it? Which form is correct: in 9th century/in the ninth century? 6th century (AD): 500-599 (is it correct?) 9th century (AD): 800-899 10th century: 900-999 1) The first

  46. English

    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

  47. Macbeth

    Hi, I'm looking for a transition between two of my body paragraphs in my essay. My essay is on the deterioration of the relationsip btw Lord &Lady Macbeth. I used 'unfortunatly, the ...' as can be read below to link body paragraphs 1 & 2. ...Subsequently,

  48. 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

  49. English

    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

  50. English

    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

  51. English

    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

  52. English

    Here are other mistakes I checked.I'd like you to have a look at them. Thanks. 1) Elizabeth I led a powerful emperor with a strong ship army. Elizabeth made England a powerful seafaring and commercial country. "Does the word ship army exist???" 2) She was

  53. grammar

    Indicate whether the following pronouns (in parentheses) are personal, intensive, or reflexive. 1. The witches addressed (him) as Thane of Cawdor. personal 2. Macbeth's darkest thoughts involved the King (himself). intensive 3. Banquo knew that (his)

  54. English

    I just need to know if the verb “prophesy” can be follow by to (ex. to Macbeth), if “army” is considered as a collective noun (plural), if the word devil is used with the definitive article and if the expression “to be born by “ is correct. I

  55. English

    I just finished reading Macbeth for school. My teacher assigned a essay for us to do. She asked if we think the witches' predictions were right or if the witches' predictions were disappointing because of duality and doublespeak. I said that I believe in

  56. English

    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)

  57. English

    Thank you. Do you say "he will become Thane of Cowdor OR the Thane of Cowdor? I looked up prophesy in the dictionary and found out that it can be both a noun or a verb. (to Prophesy: to say what will happen in the future, especially using religious or

  58. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences, which I need to prepare for tomorrow. Thank you very much. 1) At the time when Macbeth was written there was a very public debate about witches in England. Reginald Scot, in his “Discovery of Witchcraft”

  59. English

    I forgot to include these last statements. Thank you. 1)Lady Macbeth gives the king’s guards a lot to drink and in the middle of the night Macbeth kills Duncan with the knife of one of the soldiers. 2) The next morning the murder is discovered and the

  60. English

    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

  61. english

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

  62. 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

  63. English

    I need help doing a thesis for Macbeth by Shakespeare. I'm focusing on the character Macbeth and my theme is ambition. Intially: -He is shown as a loyal soldier who is kind (fill with the mill of human kindness) -He gets startled when the witches tell him

  64. English

    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

  65. 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,

  66. Macbeth

    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

  67. English

    does lady macbeth knows macbeth ambition before he killed king duncan?

  68. English - Proof reading

    Could someone just proof read this for me and help me make sure the grammar and spelling is correct? Macbeth or the White Witch Uh... What was the Question? I have decided to compare Macbeth to the White Witch from “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion,

  69. English

    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

  70. English

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

  71. English

    I forgot to include the following statements. I really hope you can have a look at them, too. 1) Macbeth was most likely written in 1606, early in the reign of James I, who had been James VI of Scotland before he succeeded to the English throne in 1603. 2)

  72. English

    Comic book is about Macbeth the most important scenes.i Choose the scene"when Macbeth kill king Duncan " but I don't know how to write or make in comic from this scenes someone please please do it for me as you possible. please.😣😣😣

  73. English

    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

  74. English

    Can you please check these sentences I am not sure of. Thank you. 1)The play opens with a meeting of the three witches in some sort of deserted place. The stage is empty: there are no trees, no houses,no people, absolutely nothing. 2) Shakespeare has

  75. English

    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

  76. English

    I urgently need you to check the following sentences. Thank you. 1) The dominant themes in Shakespeare's Macbeth are as follows. (I don't think " as follows" is correct because it should be followed by a colon) 2) The regicide brings about chaos. Actually,

  77. Social Studies

    Whose marriage transferred large amounts of French lands to the English king and essentially made the King of England a vassal to the French King? (1 point) Richard I & Lady MacBeth Edward the Confessor & Diana of Wales William the Conqueror & Margorie of

  78. 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

  79. English

    Can you check if these last, new sentences on witches are correct? Thank you very much for your help! 1) James listed the main characteristics of witches: They are almost always women, they are often old, they have familiars, animal-shaped spirits that

  80. English

    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

  81. English

    I urgently need you to revise these sentences. I thank you very much for your help 1) They prophesy that Banquo will be father to a line of kings. The witches also tell him that no man born of woman can hurt him. 2) What does Shakespeare say (write) in the

  82. Macbeth

    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)

  83. Literiture

    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.

  84. English

    Could you please recommend me a site where students can learn how to write cohesive and grammatically correct paragraphs? They are asked to write ten-line paragraphs on each of the literary and historical topic dealt with in their book but their grammar is

  85. English

    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

  86. English

    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

  87. English

    Can you please check if everything is OK? Thank you 1)The witches predict Macbeth that he would be Thane of Cowdor. 2)They predict that he will be Thane... James I wrote in the Demonology what he thought witches were able to do. Corr: In his book

  88. English

    Can you please check if these sentences are correct? Thank you. 1) The witches are unable to distinguish between opposites. For them fair is foul and foul is fair. 2)They are able to predict the future and are generally associated with the devil. 3) First,

  89. English

    I included some corrections I did myself and a message I need you to check. 1)The apron stage was circular in shape and was projected in the open air. Correction: it's projected into the yard. 2)The witches predict to Macbeththat he will be Thane of Cowdor

  90. english check ms.sue

    Masculinity in Macbeth Shakespeare will these work ms.sue. The great masterpiece Macbeth, which is written by William Shakespeare, deals with many different hidden themes. One of the best-hidden themes in Macbeth is manhood. Shakespeare's descriptions of

  91. Math

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  92. 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

  93. English

    Could you please check these sentences on the same theme? Thank you. I did the corrections you told me. 1) Humanists played a major role in shaping the new Church of England since they translated the Old and New Testament into English following the

  94. english- news report

    Pls i need help with this newsreport. can you pls tell me if it sounds like it or not and you can also advice me on somethings to make it good. Headline: The death of King Duncan. Byline: Victoria Sinec. Lead paragraph: Duncan, the King of Scotland killed

  95. English

    Can you name some good quotes from Macbeth which are relevant to The Witches or Duncan. Thanks.

  96. 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??

  97. English

    In King Arthur's Knights, what was the end result of Sir Lancelot’s perilous adventures? A. King Arthur made him a Knight of the Round table. B. He and Merlin became good friends. C. He met the most beautiful woman in the land who will become his wife.

  98. English

    I just wanted you to clarify a few doubts. You have already checked the first sentence. I just wanted to know if the use of the present is correct. 1) He imagines that even all the water from Neptune's ocean could not wash away the burden of guilt that

  99. grammar

    Indicate whether each of the following pronouns (in parentheses) is demonstrative, interrogative, indefinites, or relative. 1. Was Macduff the one (who) discovered the murdered king? relative 2. (Who) else went to the king's chamber? interrogative 3.

  100. English

    Can you please check these last sentences, please? 1) The blood on his hands is on the one hand symbolic of the evil crime he has committed and on the other hand is representative of Macbeth's guilt which cannot be escaped. 2) Nothing can make his hands

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