By Jesse R. Hall
Similarities and differences of Tragic Hero and Epic Hero
S - They are both powerful people.
D - Tragic hero has flaws to following a good path and epic hero's know the right path to take.
D - The Tragic hero is evil and the epic hero is good
2 - people getting killed by macbeth and his men and it makes the families hate him.
3 - macbeth dying this is important because you know that the play is almost over.
- Power - Absolute power corrupts absolutely… unless, of course, your absolute power is a god-given right. In Shakespeare's time, the Divine Right of Kings was the idea that the power of kings comes directly from God.
- 2 - Ghosts and Visions - Just as an overwhelming guilty conscience drives Lady Macbeth mad, so too does Macbeth’s “heat-oppressed” brain project the vision of a dagger before he murders Duncan.