Limited access

Upgrade to access all content for this subject

Throughout this scene and play, the symbolism of appearances and clothing play significant roles.

Which of the following quotes BEST symbolizes Macbeth's attitude toward his success?

A

"New honours come upon him like our strange garments, cleave not to their mould, but with the aid of use." (1.3.144-145)

B

"What are these, so withered and so wild in their attire, that look not like th'inhabitants o'th'earth, and yet are on't?" (1.3.37-40)

C

"Why do you dress me in borrowed robes?" (1.3.106-107)

D

"I'th'name of truth are ye fantastical, or that indeed which outwardly ye show?" (1.3.50-52)

E

"He finds thee in the stout Norwegian ranks, nothing afeard of what thyself didst make, strange images of death." (1.3.93-95)

Select an assignment template