Students are asked to write literary analysis essays because this type of assignment encourages you to think about how and why a poem, short story, novel, or play was written. To successfully analyze literature, you’ll need to remember that authors make specific choices for particular reasons. Your essay should point out the author’s choices and attempt to explain their significance.
Allegory - narrative form in which the characters are representative of some larger humanistic trait (i.e. greed, vanity, or bravery) and attempt to convey some larger lesson or meaning to life. Although allegory was originally and traditionally character based, modern allegories tend to parallel story and theme.
The tragic hero, brave and valiant Macbeth had all the required characteristics of the ideal Scottish soldier; valorous and gallant but he is bound to have a tragic flaw which he is powerless over and the cause of his inevitable death, his ‘vaulting ambition’ and greed....
He was a courageous, brave and good nobleman who was haunted by superstition, moral cowardice and an overwhelming ambition.(Boyce) Macbeth’s ambition to be king starts off as just a desire and progressively as the play goes on it becomes his tragic flaws.
Only 27 men were awarded this medal until the end of World War 2, the best of the best, the most outstanding of Germany's many war heroes and senior commanders of World War 2, each having either a long record of numerous acts of bravery and combat successes and obviously tremendous luck just to survive that long, or the most outstanding senior command record, or even both the heroic and command records.
The Knight's Cross was awarded to former recipients of the Iron Cross for five to seven additional repeated act of bravery or for particularly successful command in combat, and criteria kept rising during the war.