10A Quotations for Quotation Test

Quotation Technique/Key Word/Symbol/Imagery Possible Analysis Themes Links to other scenes and context
 ‘Brave Macbeth’

‘noble Macbeth’

Noun phrases- use of positive adjectives

 

 

     
‘Fair is foul, and foul is fair’

‘So foul and fair a day I have not seen.’

 

Paradox

 

Mirrored language

     
‘Look, how our partner’s rapt’  Use of the verb ‘rapt’

 

 

 

     
‘Why do you dress me in borrowed robes?’ Metaphor and clothes imagery throughout play

 

 

     
‘Stars, hide your fires! Let not light see my black and deep desires’ Light and dark imagery

 

 

 

     
‘I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.’ Repetition of ‘dare’

 

 

 

     
[Aside] ‘If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me, without my stir’ Repetition of ‘chance’    
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