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What is the importance of Banquo's ghost?

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fannyy90 | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 23, 2007 at 7:15 AM via web

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What is the importance of Banquo's ghost?

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meowmix | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Assistant Educator

Posted October 29, 2007 at 10:45 AM (Answer #2)

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The ghost is the manifestation of Macbeth's guilt and highlights Macbeth's moral downfall.  He planned this murder on his own, unlike Duncan's murder.  We feel disgust over this act; like Duncan, there is no real reason for this murder.

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andreomar | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 8, 2012 at 6:28 PM (Answer #3)

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There is no importance of Banquo's Ghost because ghost arent real :)
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