SOLILOQUY ANALYSIS: Hamlet, Act I & II English 4 AP / Mrs. Ramos By the end of Act II, Hamlet has delivered three soliloquies. They can be examined in a number of ways. First, paraphrase the soliloquies, then analyze them. Mark ideas about: mood / atmosphere attitude toward others attitude toward self motifs / repeated images or concepts views / values represented shift / moments of realization significant references / points of diction poetic devices & effects Once you have a grip on each individual soliloquy, look at them as a progression. What is remaining static in Hamlet’s personal reflections? What is shifting? Why?