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Essay heading: To What Extent Is Shakespeare’S ‘King Lear’, A Tragedy?
 
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By casting aside his most faithful daughter, it is suggestive that his two other daughters will treat him neglectfully. This reinforces the tragic genre, as the inevitable ill-treatment of Lear will be the beginning of his downfall. This reinforces Lear’s metaphorical blindness; a theme that runs throughout the play and is the flaw that instigates tragedy...
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This reinforces the tragic genre, as the inevitable ill-treatment of Lear will be the beginning of his downfall. This reinforces Lear’s metaphorical blindness; a theme that runs throughout the play and is the flaw that instigates tragedy. Shakespeare builds tension as it seems as if Goneril and Regan will discard their father now that they have inherited a considerable portion of land...
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King Lear: Lear The Tragic Hero   tragedy of king lear   Explore How Shakespeare’s Presentation of the Fool and Lear’s Relationship Can Be Interpreted in King Lear   Fathers and Daughters in Shakespeare   Iago’s Intentions in Shakespeare’s Tragedy, Othello   King Lear   king lear   To What Extent Does Shakespeare Make U Feel Sympathy For Romeo And Juliet In Act 1 And Act 2   To What Extent Is Shakespeare’S ‘King Lear’, A Tragedy?   To what extent do you agree with the idea that King Lear deserves his fate?   A Tragedy is a Play which Explores Human Weakness and Suffering, Leading to a Disastrous End. What are the Causes of the Tragedy in Romeo and Juliet and how does Shakespeare Dramatise them?   King Lear - Bonds Within King Lear   King Lear - Clear Vision In King Lear   King Lear - Disruption Of Order In King Lear And The Causes   King Lear - Parrellelism In King Lear  
 
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