How does Shakespeare represent Macbeth’s degenerating state of mind in his play Macbeth? “All hail, Macbeth, that shalt be king hereafter!” The play Macbeth written by the celebrated William Shakespeare manifests in the idea of the degeneration of the character Macbeth’s state of mind. The degeneration or insanity displayed by Macbeth is a constant theme […]

Characters: Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, Porter, Macduff, Lenox. Location: in the gates of Macbeth’s castle, in the courtyard. time: morning Events: Macduff discovers the death of King Duncan and Macbeth and Lady Macbeth pretend to know nothing of the incident. Lady Macbeth faints.Macbeth accuses the guards of the crime because they are found with the murder […]

Act 2 Scene 1 Characters: Banquo, Fleance, Macbeth Location: A court with in the castle Time: Past midnight  on a strangely dark night Events: Banquo and Fleance discuss how Banquo is having trouble sleeping. Macbeth enters and they talk about the witches. Macbeth is left alone when he sees a flying dagar which then urges […]

Act 2 Scene 1 Characters: Banquo, Fleance, Macbeth Location: A court with in the castle Time: Past midnight  on a strangely dark night Events: Banquo and Fleance discuss how Banquo is having trouble sleeping. Macbeth enters and they talk about the witches. Macbeth is left alone when he sees a flying dagar which then urges […]

Characters: Macbeth and Lady Macbeth Place: Macbeth’s Castle Events: Lady Macbeth reveals her true malicious colours towards Macbeth as he tells her that he does not want to continue with their murderous plans. She threatens him by calling him a coward, then Macbeth eventually agrees to move forward in the plan but still appear as […]

Act 1 Scene 1 Characters: 3 witches Location: A desert place Time: (unknown) almost at the end of the battle Event: The witches plan to meet again at the end of the battle with Macbeth at the heath Quote: “fair is foul and foul is fair”- paradox  

The language we use when texting is altered by the relationship between the individuals. The closer the relationship of the pair the more slang or less formal language used. This is commonly shown in texting.   the formality of the words we use in a context with people that we don’t know is very different […]

  by Cece and Josie

The day which was unlike most days was cold and quiet, I sat at the edge of the railway tracks staring aimlessly at the brick wall on the other side of the track. Around me fell water drops trickling down my face and forming little puddles either side of my skirt. The rain burnt but it […]