Language techniques: Macbeth

arnya_lewis
Mind Map by , created over 5 years ago

GCSE GCSE ENGLISH Mind Map on Language techniques: Macbeth, created by arnya_lewis on 05/21/2014.

273
39
0
arnya_lewis
Created by arnya_lewis over 5 years ago
Belfast Confetti - Ciaran Carson
Jessica Phillips
Macbeth Quotes To Learn
Sophie Brokenshire
An Inspector Calls (Key Quotes)
Samira Choudhury
atoms and elements
Danoa400
FV modules 1-4 infinitives- ENTER SPANISH
Pamela Dentler
Macbeth (Key Quotes)
Samira Choudhury
A Christmas Carol (Key Quotes)
Samira Choudhury
Language Techniques
Anna Wolski
An Inspector Calls - Inspector Goole
Rattan Bhorjee
Poppies - Jane Weir
Jessica Phillips
Language techniques: Macbeth
1 setting and mood
1.1 Creates a dark supernatural atmosphere
1.2 dark atmosphere foreshadows Macbeth's dark future
1.2.1 tragic hero always has a fatal flaw (ambition; lust for power)
2 Imagery
2.1 Metaphor
2.1.1 "Fair is foul and foul is fair"
2.2 Similie
2.3 Personification
2.4 creates pictures and images
2.5 references to blood, darkness and disease
3 Themes
3.1 Guilt
3.1.1 hallucinations
3.1.2 Insanity
3.2 Loyalty and betrayal
3.2.1 Lack of trust
3.3 Ambition
3.3.1 L.Macbeth's lust for power
3.4 Supernatural
3.4.1 Paradox
3.4.2 Darkness
3.5 Contrast
3.5.1 Macbeth's inner struggle
4 Dramatic Irony
4.1 what effect does it have on the audience?
4.2 soliloquies cause tension for the audience
4.3 which characters seem false
5 Paradox
5.1 links with the supernatural
5.2 values are reversed: good and bad; strong and weak
5.3 creates confusion and mystrey
5.4 False appearances -> L.Macbeth
6 Foreshadowing
6.1 effect: creates tension
6.2 witches predict what is going to happen
6.3 their prediction foreshadows and causes Macbeth's downfall
7 Symbolism
7.1 Blood: Guilt
7.1.1 "the murder may have passed, the blood remains"
7.2 Sounds
7.2.1 changes mood
7.2.2 Storm = witches
8 Form, Structure and Plot
8.1 Dream scenes
8.1.1 Lady Macbeth
8.2 Fast pace
8.2.1 chaotic: shows characters state of mind
8.2.1.1 things are moving too quickly to process

Media attachments