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1

husbandry means

lights out; no starss

2

banquo is suspicious of macbeth so he cannot _____

go to sleep

3

what did duncan give lady macbeth

a diamond

4

what did duncan give macbeth

a new castle

5

"I think not of them"
speaker?
them?
figurative language?

macbeth
witches
irony

6

signal to kill Duncan =

ringing of bell

7

symbol of guilt

blood

8

symbol of innocence

water

9

macbeth hallucinates and believes that he sees a

dagger with blood on it

10

what is the imaginative dagger doing

leading macbeth to duncan

11

what is a knell

funeral bell

12

"that which hath made them drunk hath made me bold"
speaker?
them?

lady macbeth
servants

13

another symbol of death and macbeth

owl

14

what does stern'st good night mean

death

15

"stern'st good night"

lady macbeth

16

passets are

drinks

17

"it was the owl that shrieked"

lady macbeth

18

why couldn't lady macbeth kill duncan

he looked like her father

19

what is ironic about lady macbeth not killing duncan

she can't kill him but says she would kill her children

20

"This is a sorry sight"
speaker?
refers to?

macbeth
blood on his hands

21

"I could not say "Amen!", When the did say "God bless us!""

macbeth

22

why is macbeth upset after killing duncan

he was not able to say amen with the soldiers

23

"consider it not so deeply"
speaker?
refers to ?

lady macbeth
telling macbeth to not to consider about his actions of killing duncan

24

"These deeds must not be thought after these ways. So, it will make us mad"
speaker?
FL?

lady macbeth
irony

25

what are gilds

servants

26

"balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course"
speaker?
FL?

macbeth
metaphor to sleep

27

who recites three metaphors to sleep

macbeth

28

sleep are symbols of

innoncence

29

"Glamis hath murdered sleep, and therefor Cawdor / Shall sleep no more! Macbeth shall sleep no more!"

macbeth

30

"Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood clean from my hand"

macbeth
mythological allusion

31

what does macbeth say will happen if he puts his red hand in a green ocean

the green ocean will turn red

32

"A little water clears us of this deed"

lady macbeth

33

a purity image

water

34

"Wake duncan with thy knocking! I would thou couldst!"

macbeth

35

macbeth _____ himself from nobility by killing duncan

severs

36

comic relief scene

porter scene
act 2 scene 3

37

the porter acts like he is guarding the gates of

hell

38

how many scenes in this act

4

39

3 people who pass through the gates of hell

farmer- suicide
lawyer (equivocator)- doublespeaking
tailor- cheated people

40

everlasting bonfire represents

hell

41

"is the king stirring, worthy thane"
speaker?
who is it said to?
FL?

macduff to macbeth
dramatic irony

42

pathetic fallacies to duncan's death

chimneys blown down
owls screaming
earth shaking
owl kills falcon
horses stirring
looks like night time but it is actually day

43

who finds duncan's body

macduff

44

lord's anointed temple =

king's body

45

"the lord's anointed temple and stole thence"

macduff

46

"o gentle lady"
speaker?
irony?

macduff to lady macbeth
ironic because lady macbeth is not gentle

47

"There's nothing serious in mortality; all is but toys; renown and grace is dead"
speaker?
significance?

macbeth
reality- once he severed himself from nobility. he wont take life seriously anymore

48

who does macbeth kill and why

the two guards because he felt passionate for his love for duncan the sight of duncan's dead body

49

"Who can be wise, amazed, temp'rate, and furious, Loyal and neutral, in a moment?"

macbeth

50

why does lady macbeth faint

could be faking, or could actually be shocked that she created a monster in macbeth as he has killed the two guards without a thought

51

who begins to take charge in the chaos and tells everyone to dress before meeting again

banquo

52

how do malcolm and donalbain split up

malcolm shall go to england
donalbain to ireland

53

"There's daggers in men's smiles"

donalbain
apperanace v.s. reality quote of who stayed at Iverness and who killed duncan

54

"This murderous shaft that's shot Hath not yet lighted"

malcom
saying that we are next to die

55

how old is the old man

70 years

56

"a falcon, tow'ring in her pride of place, was by a rmousing owl hawked at and killed"

falcon= duncan
owl=macbeth
said by the old man

57

who is now the suspects of duncan's death

his sons because they fled

58

where duncan is buried

Colmekill

59

where is macduff's kingdom

fife

60

where is the crowning of kings

Scone

61

who doesn't go to watch macbeth be kinged

Macduff

62

"Lest our old robes sit easier than our new"

macduff
he doesn't think that macbeth will rule well

63

"That would make good of bad, and friends of foes!"

old man reversal quote

64

historical source used by shakespeare

Holinshed's Chronicles

65

a large imposing gate

portal

66

macbeth killing the guards is a theme of

thought v.s. action

67

unrhymed lines of iambic pentameter

blank verse

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