Julius Caesar Foreshadowing Analysis

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William Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar, has a lot of betrayal and murder.Some of the characters gets jealous over Caesar, because he is going to become king to an extraordinary empire on earth.Brutus and Cassius don’t want Caesar to become king, because they think he will try to make them slaves.The story Julius Caesar is forwarded by foreshadowing;hints the future, and what will happen.Throughout the play, William Shakespeare utilize foreshadowing to give clues about the main characters;Brutus, Caesar,and Cassius. To begin with, the most obvious occurrence of foreshadowing is utilized to indicate the death of Julius Caesar.Before Julius Caesar’s death, he was presented with numerous omens, such as the dreams of his wife, Calpurnia. She …show more content…

2. 188-189).Caesar foreshadows his own fate…Cassius is very dangerous (lean and hungry he will go after what he wants) plotting conspiracy. Acts of nature,and supernatural elements foreshadowing an event. Acts of nature help set the mood of scene 3. The earthquake(sway of earth),tornadoes(tempest that rived the knotty oaks), tidal wave (ambitious ocean swell,rage,and foam). Supernatural elements hailing(tempest dropping fire)(Shakespeare 1. 2. 3-13). All foreshadow impending doom/fulfilling warning about the ides of March. Cask tells of Omens (supernatural occurrences);A mans’s hand flaming but not burned, a lion walking,does not attack,one hundred ghastly women,men in fire walking up and down the street, and a owl shrieking.Are all omens that are foreshadowing things that are about to happen …show more content…

2. 166-175).Brutus agrees to listen closely to what Cassius has to say in regards to Caesar NOT becoming king.Cassius plants seed of conspiracy.Brutus’ agreeing to hear Cassius foreshadowing Brutus’ participation in the conspiracy. Cassius and Brutus are trying to overthrow Caesar.Caesar; “Let me have fat men around me..Cassius has a mean and hungry look…Such men are dangerous” (Shakespeare 1. 2. 193-195).Caesar only wants to surround himself with at, lazy men who will not rise against him..men who have a “lean and hungry look” think too much and are hungry for power;such men are dangerous me like Cassius. So, basically at this point Caesar is foreshadowing things that Cassius and Brutus are trying to do to him. Throughout the play, William Shakespeare utilize foreshadowing to give clues about the main characters;Brutus, Caesar,and Cassius.Some of the characters in the play Julius Caesar are trying to make the Romans against Caesar.Caesar’s wife Calpurnia is having supernatural occupancies, which are omens . Brutus and Cassius are plotting a conspiracy against Caesar.Calpurnia is having vision about his death, which is going to happen.Although, Caesar does not

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