What possible contradictions or confusions do you find in the apparitions, their speeches, and their effects on Macbeth ?

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One of the central contradictions the apparitions tell Macbeth in Shakespeare's Macbeth deals with Macduff

On the one hand, an apparition tells Macbeth to "Beware Macduff."  On the other hand, Macbeth is told that he cannot be harmed by anyone born of woman, and that he cannot be vanquished until Birnam Wood comes against his castle at Dunsinane.  These are definitely contradictions and mixed messages. 

This highlights the fact that Macbeth has a...

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