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'Macduff was from his mother's womb Untimely ripp'd'
For what English King who was descended from Banquo did Shakespeare originally perform Macbeth
Collective name of the 3 witches
Title of Agatha Christie work taken from line in Macbeth
Kills Duncan's grooms
Officer who reports to Macbeth in Act 5/brings word of the death of Lady Macbeth
'What, can the devil speak true?'
'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?'
'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!'
'Is this a dagger which I see before me, The handle toward my hand?'
Great Birnhman Wood must come to this location before Macbeth can be vanquished
After Macbeth sees the 3 apparitions in Act 4 Scene 1, he sees the ghost of Banquo with this number of kings with him
First of 3 apparitions seen by Macbeth when he meets Weird sisters in Act 4 Scene 1
Thane who along with Macbeth meets the witches/prophecied to beget kings
Who kills Macbeth?
What does Malcolm order his troops to carry into the final battle?
What castle is Macbeth defending when Malcolm comes against him?
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
This work was used by Shakespeare as source material for Macbeth
Son of Banquo/escapes when Macbeth has his father murdered
These characters are blamed for the murder of Duncan
Who speaks to Lady Macduff about her husbands mission to England in Act 4 Scene 2
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Which creatures of Duncan's ate each other on the eve of his death
Title of Bradbury work taken from line in Macbeth about two boys' experience with a carnival in the Midwest
Title of Faulkner work taken from line in Macbeth that also alludes to characters in the story as 'a tale told by an idiot'
'Nothing in his life Became him like the leaving it'
Thane of Fife
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
Old man tells Ross this creature killed a falcon
Discovers the body of King Duncan
'All my pretty ones? Did you say all? O hell-kite! All? What, all my pretty chickens and their dam At one fell swoop?'
Who was Macbeth's father?
'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'
Name of King Duncan's oldest son
Rebellious Thane whose forces Macbeth defeats at the beginning of the play
What English title does Malcolm confer on his thanes upon defeating Macbeth
Who does Macbeth kill just before he is slain
What does the 3rd apparition have in its hand
Act 1 Scene 5, Lady Macbeth refers to a messenger as this type of bird 'That croakes the fatal entrance of Duncan'
'Where we are, there's daggers in men's smiles'
The second apparition tells Macbeth to be bold because 'none of ____ _____ shall harm Macbeth'
Head of rebel forces under Thane of Cawdor in first battle/beheaded by Macbeth
The final king in the vision from Act 4 Scene 1 carries this in his hand
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'Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.'
'But screw your courage to the sticking-place, And we'll not fail.'
'Thou hast it now: King, Cawdor, Glamis, all, As the weird women promised, and I fear Thou play'dst most foully for't'
'It is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.'
'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!''
Who does the final king in the vision from Act 4 Scene 1 represent?
Third of 3 apparitions seen by Macbeth when he meets Weird sisters in Act 4 Scene 1
What's done is done.
The king of this nation, Sweno, also attacked Duncan when Macdonwald rebelled
'False face must hide what false heart doth know'
'By the pricking of my thumbs/Something wicked this way comes'
The ghost of this man sits in Macbeth's seat at a banquet
Macbeth's castle
Macbeth's title awarded for his bravery in 1st battle in the play
Macbeth's title at the beginning of the play
Title of Ted Hughes work taken from line in Macbeth
The 3rd apparition tells Macbeth that he won't be vanquished until this entity comes against him
What does the apparition of an armed head warn Macbeth to beware of?
'Had he not resembled My father as he slept, I had done't.'
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)
Name of King Duncan's youngest son
Title of heir to Scottish Throne

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