William Shakespeare Bio.com Synopsis, Mysterious Origins, Early Life, Married Life, Theatrical Beginnings, Establishing Himself, Writing Style, Early Works: Histories and Comedies, Later Works: Tragedies and Tragicomedies, Death, Controversy and Literary Legacy.
William Shakespeare, Elizabethan times and Elizabethan Era Index Interesting facts and information about William Shakespeare in Elizabethan times. Short biography about the life of William Shakespeare - Poet, Playwright, Dramatist and Actor. Facts and History of William Shakespare.
Elizabethan witches and witchcraft Interesting facts, information and timeline of Elizabethan witchcraft and witches, Elizabethan witch trials, Black witches and White witches (Cunning folk), punishment of Elizabethan witches and the Elizabethan belief in witches.
Macbeth background (BBC Bitesize: political, philosophical, historical, Shakespeare and the court.)
Important quotations from the play This is our Macbeth project. It contains summaries, quotes, and quizzes for each of the five acts. Test how well you really know Macbeth, or look for study and essay writing tips. If you need it, it's here!
Macbeth Navigator : Notable Quotes Famous passages briefly explained. Also has links to other areas such as themes, summaries, character reviews etc.
Quotes provided by Shmoop summaries, themes, quotations, flashcards, characters
How to Write a Good Essay
How to Use Quotes in an Essay
1. The whole purpose of using a quote is to back up the points you are making.
You are using them to prove or illustrate your point.
2. Do not just put the quote in the middle of your text without introducing it with your own words.
3. When you use a quotation, use this formula:
Quoted from http://www.edu.pe.ca/gray/class_pages/jecutcliffe/english621/goofs/index.html
This website suggests you need to cite the act and scene, CCB does not expect you do this in your essays. Just use appropriate quotations and use them well