INTRODUCTION: In Shakespeare’s play Macbeth he presents Macbeth’s deteriorating state of mind using many different techniques in a large variety of ways. we shall explore the techniques that Shakespeare has used in his play Macbeth in this essay. This will include Metaphors, metaphysical, paradox, dramatic irony, iambic pentameter and pathetic fallacy. Metaphors:  In Macbeth Shakespeare […]

quote: MACBETH      She should have died hereafter. There would have been a time for such a word. Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, 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 […]

Macbeth does equivocate my quote in macbeth is set in act 1 scene 7 at macbeths castle near the great hall Quote: If it were done when ’tis done, then ’twere well It were done quickly. If the assassination Could trammel up the consequence, and catch With his surcease success; that but this blow 5Might […]

1-Location:Act 2 scene 1 (Macbeth’s castle)(he is alone) Quote: Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand? Come, let me clutch thee. I have thee not, and yet I see thee still. Art thou not, fatal vision, sensible To feeling as to sight? Or art thou but A dagger […]

Original speech: Away, and mock the time with fairest show. False face must hide what the false heart doth know. Macbeth translation: Go now, and pretend to be a friendly hostess. Hide with a fake pleasant face what you know in your false, heart.

Macbeth likes Duncan: “Besides, this Duncan Hath borne his faculties so meek, hath been So clear in his great office, that his virtues Will plead like angels, trumpet-tongued, against The deep damnation of his taking-off” Macbeth hates himself: Upon the sightless couriers of the air,Shall blow the horrid deed in every eye,That tears shall drown the wind. I have […]

Summary Macbeth is saying that The Prince of Cumberland is in Macbeth way to becoming king and that he does not want the light (the good) to know his deep dark desires to kill the king and become king.