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    'Macbeth' is Shakespeare's shortest tragic play in which the main character, Macbeth, becomes the tragic hero. He begins as 'a noble lord' only to finish as 'Devilish Macbeth'. But who or what is responsible for the tragic downfall of Macbeth? I believe Macbeths is partly responsible for the tragic events that take place, including the murder of King Duncan, Banquo, Lady Macduff and her children. However, Macbeth was influenced by the supernatural witches and by the strict pressure of his wife, Lady

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    Compare Macbeth And Creon

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    Creon and Macbeth because it shows how both characters acted throughout the play. Creon, the antagonist in the beginning of the play Antigone by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald, only wanted to make his kingdom the best place for his people, but could not realize that he was making poor choices because of his stubbornness. On the other hand, Macbeth the protagonist in the beginning of the play Macbeth written by William Shakespeare, fought with ambition to become king, but his ambition only brought

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    Character Of Macbeth

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    the thane of Glamis. Macbeth is a brave soldier and a powerful man, but he is not a virtuous one. He is easily tempted into murder to fulfil his ambitions to the throne. Macbeth was a strong one and a powerful one to, but he wanted to become more then just a leader. He would do anything. After all, King Duncan was taking all the credit for the fights that Macbeth won and the lands conquered. When you show a man enough power, fame, and glory, he will do anything for it. Macbeth was ambitious which

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    Exploring William Shakespeare's Macbeth

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    such as “Hamlet” (1599), “Romeo and Juliet” (1597), “Macbeth” (1611) and “The Tempest” (1623). In general, all his works had translated to many languages also most his plays had are performed in major theatres and opera houses. The majority his works were produced between 1589 and 1613, his early works were mostly about histories and comedies after that he mostly shifts his focus to tragedies, for example; “King Lear”, “Hamlet”, “Othello” and “Macbeth”. These are considered to be the premium and masterpiece

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    Macbeth by William Shakespeare As part of my GCSE English "Macbeth" coursework, I had to analyse how Lady Macbeth persuaded Macbeth to murder Duncan, with a detailed reference to Act 1 Scenes 5, 6 and 7 and Act II scene 1. Also, I needed to consider the events and themes of the play so far, the characters of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth and the nature of their relationship. At the beginning of Act 1 scene 5, Lady Macbeth is alone on stage with a letter, a letter from Macbeth. The letter informs

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    Tragedy to Macbeth This essay will look at Aristotle’s six elements of tragedy they are plot, character, thought, diction, spectacle, and music. Including his structure of complication and denouement, and to the principles of protagonist, antagonist, nemesis, hubris, peripety and catharsis and how they apply to Macbeth. The three places that demonstrate peripety in Macbeth are when Macbeth goes to kill Duncan, when Macduff’s wife and son are murdered, and when Macbeth hears that Lady Macbeth has died

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    power may be harmed like poison. In William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Macbeth, the Thane of Cawdor, instantaneously wants to become king after being confronted by three witches with a peek into his future. From this moment, Macbeth is poisoned by knowing just how much power he is capable of having. He cedes his wife, his friends, and most importantly his honor. Macbeth is expressed as a tragic hero through his tragic flaw of ambition. Both Macbeth and Mike Tyson, a strong and powerful boxer, can be seen

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    other than themselves. Often, fate is the supposed force that drove them to failure. Throughout Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, Macbeth changes from acting as a victim of fate to acting completely off of his ambitions, demonstrating an egocentric human behavior. After receiving the first prophecy, Macbeth’s actions indicate that he is choosing to act as a victim of the prophecy. During his soliloquy, Macbeth tries to convince himself that killing Duncan is what he is destined to do: “Thou marshall’st

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    Blame For Macbeth

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    Macbeth’s downfall? Shakespeare’s play Macbeth is a tale of a man, whose strong ambition blinds him from cruelty. Desensitises him from the horror of murder. It only increases his immense desire to be king. He is no longer able to win the titles of brave and honourable but rather labelled as cruel and hubris. Lady Macbeth played a role in guiding Macbeth to achieve his ambition through taking part in the sinister plan. Manipulating his thoughts but Macbeth himself chose to continue and take the self-destructive

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    In nature is tyranny

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    those, would therefore not be a good king, a tyrant even. When comparing Macbeth to those graces, one must come to the conclusion that Macbeth has almost one of them and certainly not in the way Malcolm must have meant. At the beginning of the play Macbeth is portrayed as a courageous warrior through the eyes of the wounded captain, as he says ’brave Macbeth – well he deserves that name’’ . It can therefore be said that Macbeth does have courage on the battlefield. However, that does not help him with

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