Macbeth’s horrific deeds


You are currently preparing the following essay:

Describe any two of Macbeth’s most horrific deeds in the course of the play.

Here are some of the deeds that you may have chosen to write about:

  • The murder of Duncan (Act 2 Scene 2)
  • The murder of Banquo (Act 3 Scene 1)
  • Macbeth’s seeking out of the Witches (Act 4 Scene 1)
  • The murder of Lady Macduff and her son (Act 4 Scene 2)

Remeber to fully explain why they are horrific deeds and to include plenty of quotation in your notes so that you will be able to use them in your answer.