Does Hamlet, or did he ever love Ophelia? Did she love him?
What is Polonius really like--clever and conniving or a well-meaning but foolish busy-body?
What was Gertrude's role, if any, in King Hamlet's death? Describe her character.
What is the significance of the gravedigger scene?
Discuss one of the key themes of the play.
What's up with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern? What is their role/importance (in relation to the major themes, not just the plot alone)?
Choose one image or symbol that appears in the play and discuss what it represents and how it is used (e.g. worms/rotting, ears/hearing).