Banquo and Macduff (Part 2/2)

This is the second lesson where we will explore how Shakespeare presents Banquo, Macduff and King Duncan as contrasts to Macbeth. In this lesson we will examine King Duncan and Macduff and how they expose weaknesses in Macbeth’s character. We will look at a four key moments to help us to explore the contrast between the characters in depth.

Introductory Quiz

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Final Quiz

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