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Act 1 Scene 5, Lady Macbeth tells Macbeth that this 'is as a book where men may read strange matters'
Second of 3 apparitions seen by Macbeth when he meets Weird sisters in Act 4 Scene 1
Title of Faulkner work taken from line in Macbeth that also alludes to characters in the story as 'a tale told by an idiot'
Discovers the body of King Duncan
Who kills Macbeth?
Officer who reports to Macbeth in Act 5/brings word of the death of Lady Macbeth
Name of King Duncan's oldest son
What does the 3rd apparition have in its hand
Who speaks to Lady Macduff about her husbands mission to England in Act 4 Scene 2
'It is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.'
Macbeth's castle
Name of King Duncan's youngest son
Great Birnhman Wood must come to this location before Macbeth can be vanquished
'Yet I will try the last. Before my body I throw my warlike shield. Lay on, Macduff, And damn'd be him that first cries, 'Hold, enough!''
'By the pricking of my thumbs/Something wicked this way comes'
Third of 3 apparitions seen by Macbeth when he meets Weird sisters in Act 4 Scene 1
What castle is Macbeth defending when Malcolm comes against him?
Collective name of the 3 witches
'Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?'
'False face must hide what false heart doth know'
Thane of Fife
Head of rebel forces under Thane of Cawdor in first battle/beheaded by Macbeth
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Macbeth's title at the beginning of the play
What's done is done.
'Thou hast it now: King, Cawdor, Glamis, all, As the weird women promised, and I fear Thou play'dst most foully for't'
Rebellious Thane whose forces Macbeth defeats at the beginning of the play
The second apparition tells Macbeth to be bold because 'none of ____ _____ shall harm Macbeth'
First of 3 apparitions seen by Macbeth when he meets Weird sisters in Act 4 Scene 1
Who was Macbeth's father?
'What, can the devil speak true?'
Which creatures of Duncan's ate each other on the eve of his death
Son of Banquo/escapes when Macbeth has his father murdered
Old man tells Ross this creature killed a falcon
Title of heir to Scottish Throne
Macbeth's title awarded for his bravery in 1st battle in the play
'Nothing in his life Became him like the leaving it'
The ghost of this man sits in Macbeth's seat at a banquet
For what English King who was descended from Banquo did Shakespeare originally perform Macbeth
What does Malcolm order his troops to carry into the final battle?
Act 1 Scene 5, Lady Macbeth refers to a messenger as this type of bird 'That croakes the fatal entrance of Duncan'
This work was used by Shakespeare as source material for Macbeth
The king of this nation, Sweno, also attacked Duncan when Macdonwald rebelled
The 3rd apparition tells Macbeth that he won't be vanquished until this entity comes against him
'All my pretty ones? Did you say all? O hell-kite! All? What, all my pretty chickens and their dam At one fell swoop?'
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Thane who along with Macbeth meets the witches/prophecied to beget kings
Title of Steinbeck novel taken from line in Macbeth about a small town in an unnamed nation allied with England & Russia occupied by invading army (clear allusions to Nazis)
'Where we are, there's daggers in men's smiles'
Kills Duncan's grooms
Title of Agatha Christie work taken from line in Macbeth
In Act 4 Scene 3 Malcolm claims that the King of England has given him this Northumbrian earl & 10,000 troops to take back Scotland
These characters are blamed for the murder of Duncan
'Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood Clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather The multitudinous seas incarnadine, Making the green one red'
'Had he not resembled My father as he slept, I had done't.'
What English title does Malcolm confer on his thanes upon defeating Macbeth
Title of Bradbury work taken from line in Macbeth about two boys' experience with a carnival in the Midwest
After Macbeth sees the 3 apparitions in Act 4 Scene 1, he sees the ghost of Banquo with this number of kings with him
'But screw your courage to the sticking-place, And we'll not fail.'
Who does the final king in the vision from Act 4 Scene 1 represent?
'Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.'
Title of Ted Hughes work taken from line in Macbeth
'Macduff was from his mother's womb Untimely ripp'd'
'Come, you spirits That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, And fill me from the crown to the toe top-full Of direst cruelty!'
Who does Macbeth kill just before he is slain
What does the apparition of an armed head warn Macbeth to beware of?
'Out, damned spot! out, I say!—One: two: why, then, 'tis time to do't.—Hell is murky!—Fie, my lord, fie! a soldier, and afeard?'
The final king in the vision from Act 4 Scene 1 carries this in his hand

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