In act 1 scene 3 Banquo and Macbeth are talking about the premonitions the three witches have made about Macbeth becoming king. Macbeth thinks it is all truth whereas Banquo says “But ‘t is strange: and oftentimes, to win us to our harm, the instruments of darkness tell us truths…” Banquo expresses that he is […]

Lady Macbeth leads Duncan into the castle. Macbeth is deeply troubled by the possible consequences of killing the King and considers the powerful reasons against the deed. Macbeth think about Duncan’s virtues and imagines the terrible reactions to his murder. When he tells his wife that they must not proceed with their plans to kill […]

Duncan arrives, admires the beautiful setting of Macbeth’s castle and is welcomed by Lady Macbeth

A wounded soldier tells how Macbeth had killed the rebel Macdownald and then, with Banquo, had fought off an attack from the Norwegians who were allied with the rebels. Rosse arrives and reports that Macbeth has defeated the Norwegians and taken the rebel Thane of Cawdor prisoner. Duncan sentences Cawdor to death and transfers his […]

Macbeth conceals his thoughts from Banquo. Duncan’s son Malcolm reports that the rebel Cawdor had faced his execution with dignity. Duncan thanks Macbeth and Banquo for defeating the rebels and announces that his eldest son Malcolm will succeed him as a king. “Is execution done on Cawdor? Are not those in commission yet returned?”

The first witch relates how she will torment a sailor whose wife had been rude to her. The Witches greet Macbeth (who is Thane of Glamis) with the predictions that he will be Thane of Cawdor and King. Banquo asks the Witches to predict his future and they tell him that his descendants will be […]

Text and speech have become very similar things in our world today. You can be having a conversation in real life and go home only to continue the conversation just the same as it was. The only difference between the text and speech conversations would be the expression of emotion. This is the part that […]

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Hi, my name is Alfie as you already know as I was in your class last year. I was born in Leicester, England on the 11th May 2003. I lived in Leicester for 13 years then moved to New Zealand in June 2016 where I have stayed in Wanaka up until now. I live with […]