The last book I read was “Mortal Fire”. A great book, and one that suited this topic. The next book I shall read will be: “Fahrenheit 451” by Rad Bury. The reason being is that I have wanted to read the book for a while, and so will do so for this class so that […]

How does Shakespeare use language to reinforce his ideas in Macbeth? (How does Shakespeare make you understand his ideas through what Macbeth says and does.) Idea : Brevity of life. Metaphor! Also use of meter, and repetition, and alliteration. Like “Out, out, brief candle.” The paragraph should probably relate to the question, and show insight […]

To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to day To the last syllable of recorded time, And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upon the stage And […]

Characters: Malcolm, Old Siward, Rosse, and soldiers. Also Macduff, and the head of Macbeth. Time: After war. Location: In the castle. Events: Malcolm talks of how they have lost their friends, and Macduff is missing. Then they talk of how the old Siward’s son is dead, and the old Siward is happy to hear that […]

Characters: Macbeth, Macduff. Time: War. Location: Field in front of castle. Events: Macbeth says he is alone, and that he wonders how he can die. Then Macduff tells him to turn around. Macduff  and Macbeth talk to each other, and fight. Then  Macbeth says he can’t be killed by anyone born from a women, which […]

Characters: Macbeth, Young Siward, Macduff will enter soon after. Time: What else, the battle! Location: The plains. Events: Macbeth speaks of how he can’t be killed by anyone who was born from a women. Then the young Siward decides to attack him, and Macbeth kills him. This only makes Macbeth happier. Macduff searchs for Macbeth. […]

Characters: Malcolm, Old Siward, Macduff. Time: Before the battle. Location A plain before the castle. Events: Malcolm tells them to drop the branches they were using to hide themselves. Malcolm’s cousin and the old Siward son is to lead the charge, while Macduff takes care of everything else. They hope to win tonight. Macduff tells […]