developed his own definition and idea of what a tragic hero is....

Once Biff starts trying to explain his point of view to Willy, and break it to him gently, Willy realises that something is going wrong and starts another flashback.

What Hamlet goes through in the play defines the adventures encountered by a tragic hero.
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Brutus, one of these tragic heroes, is a devout friend of the great Julius Caesar, that is, until he makes many execrable decisions he will soon regret; he becomes involved in a plot to kill the omniscient ruler of Rome during 44 B.C....


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One of shakespheres most memorable tragic hero’s Hamlet is the definition of a tragic hero.
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Othello is used to dealing with military people and on the
battle field, a place where you put your life in the hands of others and trust
is very important.


When Cassio is caught with the handkerchief, itmakes Othello wonder.

A key element of a tragic hero is that the audience must feel pity for the character’s death or downfall and there are several reasons both why the audience would feel pity for and why they wouldn’t feel pity for Antony upon his death....

A reader might wonder how the hero might accomplish such a task.

It is generally accepted that a tragic hero is a “man of noble stature”, who falls from a place grace, who exhibits many extraordinary qualities that set him apart from other men and who is a remarkable example of someone in his position.

In the Shakespearean tragedy Hamlet the tragic hero is Hamlet....

Lawrence Danson in the essay “Tragic Alphabet” discusses the hesitation in action by the hero; this is related to his hesitation in speech: To speak or act in a world where all speech and action are equivocal seeming is, for Hamlet, both perilous and demeaning, a kind of whoring.

In the play, Macbeth the tragic hero is the lead character, Macbeth.

However, it is possible to see Prince Hamlet as a more complex character as he can be seen as various combinations of a weak revenger, a tragic hero and a political misfit.

Creon has three main behaviors that cause him to be the tragic hero.

The idea of a tragic hero comes from Aristotle, who thought a tragic hero involved a character of high standing suffering a downfall caused by one or two character flaws....