The latest edition of Icebreakeraa practical, hands-on guide to public speaking for those with little or no experienceademonstrates a sequence of nine steps in the speech process: select a general topic, focus your topic, consider your specific purpose, organize your speech, research your topic, create presentation aids, create speech notes, practice, and deliver your speech. A distinctive series of opening questions reflectively introduce a particular public speaking/oral communication element. From the start, the questions cue readers to focus on key concepts and to watch for answers that lie ahead. aStrengthen Your Skillsa exercises help readers practice essential components of public speaking. Discussion questions prompt readers to consider practical and personal applications as well as to gauge comprehension. Icebreaker provides a valuable framework for future speakers to become confident and competent.A Manual for Public Speaking, Seventh Edition Tracey L. Smith, Mary Tague- Busler ... 99 Hearing, 9, 45 Hitchhiking, 26a27 Illogical support for persuasive speech admisericordiam, 146 contradictory premise, 146 correlation vs. causation, ... 68 Labels, outlining, 75 Language, ... 145 anecdotes, 145 narratives , 145 sensory evidence, 146 statistics, 145 testimony, 145 Loudness exercise, 118 Low anxiety, anbsp;...
|Author||:||Tracey L. Smith, Mary Tague-Busler|
|Publisher||:||Waveland Press - 2014-11-03|