IBWL II - Macbeth DQ's - Sentthur Vijayam Henry Deeth Loree Chung Grace Bremmer Elise Malkowski Act I Scenes i iii DQ\u2019s 1 Where do we see signs of

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Sentthur Vijayam, Henry Deeth, Loree Chung, Grace Bremmer, Elise MalkowskiAct I Scenes i - iii DQ’s1.Where do we see signs of ambitionin Act I scenes i-iii? Explain.a.We see signs of ambition from Macbeth expressed through Duncan as he claims “what he hath lost noble Macbeth hath won” (I, ii). b.We also notice ambition portrayed by Banquo as he seeks prophecies from thewitches as they had delivered the future to everyone else but him. He felt left behind and wants to hear his own fate. → “Speak, then, to me, who neither beg nor fear Your favors nor your hate.” (I, iii).2.Explain howShakespeare creates an atmosphere of suspense and confusion in Act I scene i?a.In the beginning of the act, the introduction to the witches was very ominous and eerie, and it only escalated as they began to speak. The choice words that were selected was intriguing and ambiguous, especially during their group recital of… “Fair is foul, and foul is fair. Hover through the fog and filthy hair.” (I, i)3.Characterize Macbeth in Act I scene ii andiii.a.In scene ii, we can see that Macbeth has garnered the respect of the people of Scotland as they revere him. The Captain is heard saying Macbeth is a brave man and how “well he deserves that name” (I, ii). b.
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