Elsinore Castle - This is the home of the royal family in Denmark; it is well guarded because of recent threats, but that does not stop a ghost from roaming the grounds.
Armor, Beaver, Truncheon - These are the distinctive elements that help Horatio and the others recognize the identity of the ghost.
Sentinel - This position stands guard at a gate or passageway. A few of these are visited by the ghost during their midnight watches.
Wittenberg - This is a city in Germany where Hamlet and Horatio go to school.
Confession - This religious ritual cleanses the soul of sin and grants the deceased spirit access to heaven. Because the last king died without the chance to go through this ritual, his soul is doomed to punishment.
Hebenon - This is the poisonous juice used to kill the last king.
Arras - This is a...
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