Monthly Archives for May 2013


Another interesting ‘Macbeth’ website

As you continue your ‘Macbeth’ revision, here is another interesting website worth a look. It covers plot and character analysis, imagery, themes and so on. Make sure you keep good notes as you read through it!


‘Blood will have blood’ – The role and symbolism of blood in ‘Macbeth’

What is the role and function of bloody imagery in ‘Macbeth’?  Representation of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth’s conscience Imagery of blood constantly haunts their minds Reflects changes in Macbeth’s and Lady Macbeth’s characters   Thesis statement Throughout Shakespeare’s play ‘Macbeth’, the recurring imagery of blood is used as a symbol to demonstrate the constant feelings […]


Past exam questions on Bishop

2016 ‘Bishop uses highly detailed observation, of people, places and events, to explore unique personal experiences in her poetry.’ Discuss this statement, supporting your answer with reference to the poetry of Elizabeth Bishop on your course. 2013 ‘Bishop’s carefully judged use of language aids the reader to uncover the intensity of feeling in her poetry.’ […]