“To die, to sleep; / To sleep, perchance to dream—ay, there's the rub...”. In these verses Hamlet shows his fear of death because of its uncertainty: it is not sure that, after death, a man can find relief, as in sleep, because nightmares can occur.
How is life represented in Hamlet’s monologue?
As a painful battle
Full of painful events, but also some simple joys
The only moment in which man can be happy
A painful thing that only death can put an end to.
At the end of the monologue, Hamlet decides to commit suicide, but he’s stopped by Ophelia.
“Hamlet” can be considered:
A Historic Play
A Problem Play
A Family Tragedy
An Ethical Play
Which other plays can be considered in the same category as “Hamlet”?
“Coriolanus” and “Julius Caesar”.
“King Lear”, “Othello” and “Macbeth”.
“Troilus and Cressida”, “All’s Well That Ends Well” and “Measure For Measure”.
“As You Like It”, “Love’s Labour’s Lost” and “Much Ado About Nothing”.
The modernity of “Hamlet” consists in the fact that Hamlet is an impulsive character, who understands the power of thought and words, useful in defeating the injustices of life?
What is the name of the fake play staged to reveal Claudius’ actions?
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