The Second Prophecies

In this lesson, we will explore the significance of the reappearance of the witches. We will look at the details of their second prophecy in Act 4, Scene 1 before analysing the significance of their reappearance.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which is the correct definition of metaphor?

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Q2.Who said this? 'Which one of you has done this?'

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Q3.Who do the 'gory locks' belong to?

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Q4.Who said this? 'This fit is momentary.'

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Q5.Who said this? 'Why do you make such faces?'

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which is the correct definition of metaphor?

1/5

Q2.Who said this? 'Which one of you has done this?'

2/5

Q3.Who do the 'gory locks' belong to?

3/5

Q4.Who said this? 'This fit is momentary.'

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Q5.Who said this? 'Why do you make such faces?'

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The Second Prophecies

Lesson Review

Q1.Which is the correct definition of prophecy?

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Q2.Which is the correct definition of resolute?

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Q3.Complete the quotation. 'Beware the Thane of ..........'

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Q4.Complete the quotation. 'none of .......... born shall harm Macbeth.'

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Q5.Complete the quotation. 'Macbeth shall never vanquished be until Great Birnam wood to high Dunsinane hill shall come .......... him.'

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The Second Prophecies

Lesson Review

Q1.Which is the correct definition of prophecy?

1/5

Q2.Which is the correct definition of resolute?

2/5

Q3.Complete the quotation. 'Beware the Thane of ..........'

3/5

Q4.Complete the quotation. 'none of .......... born shall harm Macbeth.'

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Q5.Complete the quotation. 'Macbeth shall never vanquished be until Great Birnam wood to high Dunsinane hill shall come .......... him.'

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Lesson summary: The Second Prophecies

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