Example Exam Question: Macbeth

 

Have a go.  Use the practice question below to put your skills to the test. Give your self around 50 minutes.

Read the following extract from Act 3 Scene 4 of Macbeth and then answer the question that follows.

At this point in the play Banquo’s ghost has appeared at the banquet seen only by Macbeth.

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Starting with this speech, explain how Shakespeare presents the relationship between Lady Macbeth and Macbeth.

Write about:

  • how Shakespeare presents their relationship in this speech
  • how Shakespeare presents their relationship in the play as a whole.

[30 marks] 

AO4 [4 marks]

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