In the play Macbeth by William Shakespeare, there were many supernatural events.
Supernatural events are unnatural things that came to be true.
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please could someone read through this lit essay for GCSE 9-1 and give it a rough mark out of 30 much appreciated Guilt is a key theme in Macbeth and can be seen as largely responsible for Macbeth’s tyrannous rule and his wife’s demise and death.
This could imply that by replacing such a large place “Neptune’s ocean” with these emotions, he is eradicating any emotions other than this, such as happiness, tranquility and peace.
This could reinforce the idea of the chain of being, wherein Shakespeare is playing directly to the zeitgeist of the Shakespearean audience to suggest that, by committing such a serious sin of regicide, there is a punishment of morality and personal deficiency, where emotions such as those associated with good can no longer exist because they are overtaken by guilt and regret for not serving their most superior figure in the correct way.
The three predictions for Macbeth were Thane of Glamis, Thane of Cawdor, and the king to be. I, Ln 46-49) These predictions of Macbeth were made directly to him but he did not trust them until he became Thane of Cawdor, the second prediction.
After the second prediction came true Macbeth wrote a letter to Lady Macbeth.
Guilt can be seen through the pattern of speech in the play, and its progression as the guilt consumes Lady Macbeth’s sanity and mental wellbeing.
Her speech adapts throughout the tragedy, from Act 1 scene 5, when her speech is of a Great lady; her speeches are in blank verse and the strong rhythm of iambic pentameter declare her sense of purpose and confidence.