Macbeth: plot and structure
Having reached Act 3, this lesson looks at the five act structure of tragedy. The powerpoint has a hyperlink to a 10 minute James Shapiro video giving an overall view of the play. It looks at the importance of equivocation to the plot and uses Freytag's pyramid to help realise the overall structure.


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Created: Feb 11, 2014

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Macbeth plot ppt 10.2.14


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Macbeth plot worksheet 10.2.14

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