Why are the witches/predictions in Macbeth important?

  • they are supernatural that are able to encourage Macbeth to pursue his ambition and become king
  • fate, temptation, evil and supernatural
  • he feels empowered to pursue his ambition regardless of the consequences
  • manipulates him into committing regicide and shows to the audience how much of a weak king Macbeth is
  • highlights good and evil and macbeth’s fragile state of mind
  • play with macbeth’s mind




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