In Act III, Scene I of Macbeth (and only scene I please), what are the literary devices used? I cannot find that many and I know that they are everywhere. Please help!
When Banquo, speaking to himself, says, "If there come truth from [the Weird Sisters] / (As upon thee, Macbeth, their speeches shine)," he uses a metaphor (3.1.5-6). He compares the Weird Sisters' speeches to Macbeth—most importantly, that he would become king—to a light that seems to shine on him.
When Lady Macbeth, talking about Banquo, tells Macbeth, "If he had been forgotten, / It had been as a gap in our great feast," she employs a simile (3.1.12-13). She compares Banquo's potential absence to a physical gap. In other words, it would have been felt keenly and quite noticeable.
Banquo tells Macbeth, "Let your Highness / Command upon me, to the which my duties / Are with a most indissoluble tie / Forever knit" (3.1.17-20). Here, he uses a metaphor to compare the strength of his loyalty to Macbeth to a bind that cannot be weakened or destroyed.
In his soliloquy , Macbeth says, "Our fears in Banquo / Stick deep, and in his royalty of nature / Reigns that which would be feared"...
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