What are examples of bitter dramatic irony in Claudius's speech to Hamlet in act 1, scene 2, and can you please explain them for me?

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A bitter dramatic irony occurs when Claudius says to Hamlet that "You are the most immediate to our throne" when, in fact, Hamlet was the Crown Prince and the direct heir to the throne after King Hamlet , until, of course, Claudius assassinated him and married the Queen, thus gaining...

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A bitter dramatic irony occurs when Claudius says to Hamlet that "You are the most immediate to our throne" when, in fact, Hamlet was the Crown Prince and the direct heir to the throne after King Hamlet, until, of course, Claudius assassinated him and married the Queen, thus gaining the throne.

Two more occur back-to-back when Claudius is trying to persuade Hamlet to remain in Elsinore: "remain / Here, in the cheer and comfort of our eye, / Our chiefest courtier, cousin, and our son." It is bitter dramatic irony that hamlet cannot be cheered or comforted by Claudius, both on account of his mother and on account of the Ghost's communication. It is also a bitter dramatic irony that Hamlet cannot be his "chiefest courtier" or his son because Hamlet is going to slay him in a revenge killing.

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