The Play The Tragedy of Macbeth written by William Shakespeare explains all the types of themes in the play. Theme emergence, theme development will be in these slides. Also the Tone in the play and what words made the tone look like that in the play.
"My thought, whose murder yet is but fantastical" Macbeth says that the mere thought of murdering someone shakes him up so bad that he hardly knows who he is anymore.
"Stars, hide your fires; Let not light see my black and deep desires" Macbeth says that Malcolm is the king of Cumberland, and the only way to be king him self is to give up or step over him. Also by stars hiding the dark desires he means by no one can see the dark thoughts.
Figurative Language : Metaphor
"Glamis thou art, and Cawdor, and shalt be that thou art promised. Yet do I fear thy nature;It is too full o’ th’ milk of human kindness To catch the nearest way. Thou wouldst be great,Art not without ambition, but without The illness should attend it." Lady Macbeth means that her dearest partner which is Macbeth she wants him to rejoice with her for the greatness that is promised to them but kept a secret.
In Act 1 scene 5 Lady Macbeth is talking to herself about the prophecy and about Macbeth and her becoming king and queen. She is saying that she will do anything to do that including murder. By the Raven flying by Lady Macbeth says "He Brings great news" she says this because of death. The Raven symbolizes death.
" I have given suck, and know How tender ’tis to love the babe that milks me." What she means by this is that she as was pregnant before and she has nursed a baby.