By William Shakespeare LIFE'S BRIEF CANDLE
The Poet :  William Shakespeare <ul><li>He was born on 23 April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. </li></ul><ul><li>He...
Shakespeare’s LIFE’S BRIEF CANDLE <ul><li>To-morrow, and to-morrow and, to-morrow </li></ul><ul><li>Creeps in this petty p...
SYNOPSIS <ul><li>The poem 'Life's Brief Candle' is an extract taken from William Shakespeare's  Macbeth,  Act 5 Scene 5.  ...
POINT OF VIEW <ul><li>It may seem to be a pessimistic point of view, but it challenges us to look more closely at the real...
THEMES <ul><li>Life is compared to a candle </li></ul><ul><li>Life has no meaning </li></ul><ul><li>Life is full of pain a...
MORAL VALUES <ul><li>Life must be lived to the fullest or one would regret later. </li></ul><ul><li>We should take time to...
ONLINE LEARNING <ul><li>The poet,  William_Shakespeare </li></ul><ul><li>The play, Macbeth </li></ul><ul><li>Notes & Activ...
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Life’S Brief Candle

  1. 1. By William Shakespeare LIFE'S BRIEF CANDLE
  2. 2. The Poet : William Shakespeare <ul><li>He was born on 23 April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. </li></ul><ul><li>He wrote a total of 37 plays and 154 poems. </li></ul><ul><li>The most famous theatre owned by Shakespeare was THE GLOBE. </li></ul><ul><li>William Shakespeare is considered England’s greatest poet and playwright. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Shakespeare’s LIFE’S BRIEF CANDLE <ul><li>To-morrow, and to-morrow and, to-morrow </li></ul><ul><li>Creeps in this petty pace from day to day </li></ul><ul><li>To the last syllable of recorded time, </li></ul><ul><li>And all of yesterdays have lighted fools </li></ul><ul><li>The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle </li></ul><ul><li>Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player </li></ul><ul><li>That struts and frets his hour upon the stage </li></ul><ul><li>And then is heard no more. It is a tale </li></ul><ul><li>Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, </li></ul><ul><li>Signifying nothing. </li></ul>
  4. 4. SYNOPSIS <ul><li>The poem 'Life's Brief Candle' is an extract taken from William Shakespeare's Macbeth, Act 5 Scene 5. </li></ul><ul><li>This is a soliloquy by Macbeth, King of Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>Macbeth is getting ready for a battle when he is informed that his wife, Lady Macbeth has passed away. </li></ul><ul><li>He feels deeply sad because his wife has been his partner in greatness in his quest for kingship. </li></ul>Nor Fadzleen Sa’don Inc.
  5. 5. POINT OF VIEW <ul><li>It may seem to be a pessimistic point of view, but it challenges us to look more closely at the real meaning of life. </li></ul>Nor Fadzleen Sa’don Inc.
  6. 6. THEMES <ul><li>Life is compared to a candle </li></ul><ul><li>Life has no meaning </li></ul><ul><li>Life is full of pain and sorrow </li></ul><ul><li>Life is a story </li></ul>Nor Fadzleen Sa’don Inc.
  7. 7. MORAL VALUES <ul><li>Life must be lived to the fullest or one would regret later. </li></ul><ul><li>We should take time to mourn and remember our loved ones who had died. </li></ul><ul><li>We should try to find some meanings in life. </li></ul><ul><li>Time is precious and should not seen as dull routine. </li></ul>Nor Fadzleen Sa’don Inc.
  8. 8. ONLINE LEARNING <ul><li>The poet, William_Shakespeare </li></ul><ul><li>The play, Macbeth </li></ul><ul><li>Notes & Activities </li></ul><ul><li>The Complete Works Of Shakespeare </li></ul><ul><li>Life Brief Candle on YouTube </li></ul>

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