The prophecies of the witches, and later the apparitions, encourage Macbeth to murder his friend, Banquo, because his sons were destined to become future kings. When Macduff hears of Macbeth’s tyranny, Macduff kills Macbeth and take away his power. The power of the witches cause Macbeth to murder many of the characters to get what he desires, which results in Macbeth’s own death. Throughout
This made them start to have ambitions towards the crown, and to kill King Duncan. However, they invited Duncan to their house, and at night Macbeth killed him using a dagger. After that, he became the king. This helped the audience to guess how this prophecy would be fulfilled later on. They would also predict how Macbeth's behaviour surrendered the witches'
In Beowulf , Beowulf had 3 different fights with monsters. The first monster he fight is Grendel, the second is Grendel mother, and the third fight is with a dragon. The fight with Grendel shows his power, the fight with Grendel mother shows his weakness and the fight with a dragon shows his death as well as the birth of a new hero. The fight with Grendel shows beowulfs power. Grendel is a demon that has killed many people and many people attempted to kill him.
Shakespeare shows the reader that one persons greed can get him killed and other people around to turn on him, By showing the reader what decisions Macbeth made to elevate his status in power. The kind of people who changed around them and how they changed. Furthermore in Act 1, Macbeth is given a prophecy that he would become king by three witches. This leads to him into thinking greedy and commiting murder. He acted because his first prophecy came true about being thane of cawdor.
Macbeth faces an arduous decision of either murdering the king, so he can become the king or letting it happen naturally. The witches appear to Macbeth and say to him: “Hail to thee, Thane of Cawdor! All hail, Macbeth, that shalt be king hereafter” (Macbeth Act I Sc 3 li. 52-53). Macbeth is then informed that he will become king.
Macbeth is primarily responsible for placing power in Lady Macbeth 's hands and letting her influence him. Lady Macbeth fuels the fire started by the three witches. Lady Macbeth desperately begs her husband to kill King Duncan, so she can become the Queen of Scotland. Macbeth is willing to fulfill his tempting predictions being swayed by Lady Macbeth and the witches. Macbeth discusses killing King Duncan to Lady Macbeth, to which she says, “When you durst do it, then you were a man”(ll.
The first time Macbeth met the witches one thing they said to Banquo was that his son will rule the world in the fear that someone will take his kingship he tried to kill Banquo’s son. Most of the characters who were killed in the play died off stage and Macbeth was killed on stage this shows that due to his evilness and the crimes he committed Shakespeare showed that this is what will happen to you and too much ambition is not a good
The quote shows Macbeth’s free will because he could have left or ignored the witches instead of demanding more information about his future. Another action that shows free will is Young Siward confronting Macbeth. As Malcolm is attacking Macbeth’s castle Young Siward goes and confronts Macbeth inside. Siward says “Thou liest abhorred tyrant! With my sword/ I’ll prove the lie thou speak'st” (V.vii.10-14) leading to Macbeth and Young Siward fighting in which Young Siward is slain.
She wants him to pretend to be a good host and a good subject to King Duncan until the moment he kills Duncan and frames his two chamberlains for the murder. The appearance of the two Macbeths is of loyal and good people who are welcoming someone into their home for a nice time, but the reality of the Macbeths is that they are scheming the entire time to murder their guest in order to make Macbeth the king. Macbeth even kills the chamberlains himself, again to put up an appearance. He wants it to seem like he was so outraged that they killed Duncan that he killed them in return when in reality it was Macbeth who killed all three people. After committing these crimes, Macbeth gets what he wants – to be king.
Prior to being slain, Macdonwald was the Thane of Cawdor. Macbeth isn’t aware but when he returns to Duncan, he will be named the new Thane of Cawdor for his service of killing the traitor. However, in his crossing with the witches, he is informed of his new title. The three witches also share more predictions for the future, including: Macbeth will soon be named the King of Scotland and Banquo’s children will also be king. When Macbeth and Banquo finally return to the castle to inform Duncan of Macdonwald’s death, Macbeth
Trial of Macbeth In Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Macbeth , the witches tell Macbeth he will become king one day so he decides that he is going to kill King Duncan. When Duncan came to visit Macbeth at his castle named Inverness, Macbeth and his wife developed a plan to kill the king. Lady Macbeth poisoned the guards while Macbeth I like men stabbed the king. When the guards woke up from the poison, Macbeth killed them so they couldn’t say anything about what happened and blamed it on a sudden rage caused by the tragic of the King. Based on the evidence in the play, Macbeth is guilty of murder in the first degree.
It all started when Macbeth received a prophecy from the three witches saying that he would be made Thane of Cawdor and King of Scotland. Later, on he had dinner with King Duncan at his castle and that same night he writes to Lady Macbeth to tell her all that has happened. After telling his wife all that has happened, she tries to persuade him into killing the King. Their plan was to get the guards really drunk so that they blacked out and wouldn’t remember anything and then go in for the kill. While the king is asleep, Macbeth sneaks into the king’s room and stabs him, despite all the blood on the dagger and his hands and all the consequences that would come with it.
He hallucinates Banquo in the chair he was going to sit on. Macbeth starts to act crazy and Lady Macbeth tries to tell the other men in the room how he is acting is normal. After the dinner Macbeth hears that Macduff went to England to reunite with Malcolm, Duncan 's son, to try for him to own the throne. Macbeth decides to take action and send some men to murder Macduff 's family. When Macduff comes back he finds out of his family 's death and joins Malcolm and his army to defeat Macbeth.
But in the movie Grendels mom takes his head off, which is the only thing that Beowulf brings back. And last is the dragon which Beowulf feels he needs to slay to die a hero because it is attacking the geats, the reason it is attacking is beacause it is the son of Hrothgar. But in the book he dies slaying the dragon, so Wiglaf slays the dragon and becomes the