Hear it not, Duncan, for it is a knell that summons thee to heaven or hell. (2.1.62-63)
RL.1. Analyze a theme's development over the course of the text. Analyze how a theme emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details.
I dreamt of the three weird sisters. To you they showed some truth. (2.1.19-20)
Yet, when we can entreat an hour to serve, we would spend it in some words upon that business, if you would grant the time. (2.1.22-24)
RL.2 Analyze what the text says explicitly. Analyze inferences drawn from the text. Cite specific and relevant textual evidence to support analyses
I am afraid to think what I have done. Look on that again I dare not. (2.2.49-50)
Give me the daggers. The sleeping and the dead are but as pictures. (2.2.51-52)
OH HORROR OH HORROR OH HORROR! (2.3.57)
Macbeth act II Macbeth talks to Banquo about the king and then kills king Duncan. After the murder has happened Macbeth brings the daggers back to his quarters and Lady Macbeth has to take the daggers back to the murder scene. Then in the morning Macbeth, Lennox, and Mcduff find the king dead and the two sons of Duncan are fleeing the country for they fear they will be next, and Macbeth is crowned King.
RL.4 Analyze the meaning of words and phrases as they are used a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings
What's the matter? (2.3.59)
In Macbeth act II Scene I Macbeth talks to Banquo about how the king is feeling about his stay at the Macbeth estate. After he's done talking he goes to murder the king.
RL.4 Analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning. Analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on tone
Is't known who did this more than bloody deed? (2.4.23)
Those that Macbeth hath slain. (2.4.24)
After Macbeth murdered King Duncan he went back to bedroom and with him the daggers used to murder Duncan. Once Lady Macbeth sees that her husband has brought back the daggers she asked him to get cleaned up and she took the daggers back to the murder.
I am your KING!
The next day Macbeth, Lennox, and Mcduff find the king has been murdered. Upon finding that the king has been murdered lady Macbeth comes in and faints and Macbeth reveals to lady Macbeth that he killed the guards.
Malcolm and Donalbain have fled the country because they were accused of murdering there father and that they fear they will be next to be murdered. While all of this is happening Macbeth has now been crowned King.
To conclude Macbeth Act II we talked about how Macbeth became king by murdering the king, we also know what happened to King Duncan's sons. We also know that Mcduff is becoming suspicious of Macbeth. What will happen next will just have to wait.