• Commemorative Speech Outline
    INTRODUCTION I. (Attention Grabber) "Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 – a date which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan." This was a speech that President Roosevelt delivered to the nation the day a
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  • Buyamac Commemorative Speech
    Sean Bishop Persuasive Outline Topic: Buy a Mac, Not a PC General Purpose: To Persuade Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience into buying an Apple computer rather than the more “mainstream” PC. Thesis: From security to simplicity, Macintosh computers prevail over PCs. 1.
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  • Figures of Speech
    Figures of Speech [ Examples ] 1. Metaphor ❖ "But my heart is a lonely hunter that hunts on a lonely hill." (William Sharp, "The Lonely Hunter") ❖ "Love is an alchemist that can transmute poison into food--and a spaniel that prefers even punishment from one hand to car
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  • The Speech Community.Pdf
    The Speech Community Peter L. Patrick Dept. of Language and Linguistics University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Email: patrickp@essex.ac.uk http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~patrickp/ This article will appear in JK Chambers, P Trudgill & N Schilling-Estes (eds.), Hand
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  • Examples of Figures of Speech in Romantics Poems
    Examples of figures of speech in romantic poems In the poem “Tintern Abbey” by William Wordsworth , “ the anchor of my purest thought” in line 109, the author uses a metaphor comparing the idea that nature makes the speaker feels safe and the role of memory and imagination as something p
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  • The Communication Decency Act: the Fight for Freedom of Speech on the
    The Communication Decency Act: The Fight For Freedom of Speech on the Internet The Communication Decency Act is a bill which has insulted our right as American citizens. It a bill which SHOULD not pass. I'll share with you how Internet users are reacting to this bill, and why they say it is unc
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  • Propaganda in the Online Free Speech Campaign
    Propaganda in the Online Free Speech Campaign Propaganda and Mass Communication July 1, 1996 In February 1996, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the first revision of our country's communications laws in 62 years. This historic event has been greeted
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  • Shakespeare' as You Like It: Effective Use of Sound in Jacques' Speech
    Shakespeare' As You Like It: Effective Use of Sound In Jacques' Speech As infamous as Shakespeare is, and as well known as his works are, some prose are just simply more extraordinary than the rest. There are many ways to look at Jacques speech, such as use of language or imagery yet, something
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  • Free Speech
    The Constitution of the United States states in its First Amendment that "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petiti
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  • Jacques' Speech Act in as You Like It
    In William Shakespeare's As You Like It the speech act is introduced and helps to create a unique insight into the play and its events. Shakespeare integrates a speech act by Jacques to deliver a deeper meaning and lesson to the audience or reader of the work. Jacques in his speech act conveys
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  • Memory (Speech Outline)
    Memory Specific purpose: to increase my audience's understanding of how memory functions and how it affects them. Central idea: Memory is a process of the brain which is prone to certain failures, although specific steps can be taken to guard against these failures. Introduction I. Me
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  • The Freedom of Speech
    The founders of the United States government tried to protect our liberty by assuring a free press, to gather and publish information without being under control or power of another, in the First Amendment to the Constitution. We are not very protected by this guarantee, so we concern ourselves on a
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  • Persuasive Speech - Certification Programs
    Persuasive Speech English 101 3/15/05 Topic: Certification Programs General Purpose: To explain the benefits of certification programs; which I hope will persuade individuals to enroll in a certification program of their choice. Thesis: This speech will cover the many educational alternativ
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  • Against Hate Speech
    Against Hate Speech Hate crimes are done too frequently in the United States. Although we have laws that supposedly regulate them, many people still feel the need to commit acts of violence on people that are different than them. Many of these crimes originate with some sort of hate speech.
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  • Lou Gerhigs Farwell Speech
    Language Analysis of Lou Gehrig's Farwell Speech to the Yankees Lou Gehrig was one of the best baseball players to ever play the game. He was blessed with an amazing career playing for the New York Yankees setting many major league records such as 2,130 consecutive games from 1925 to 1939. Unfo
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  • Hate Speech
    This paper will address some of the issues surrounding hate speech and its regulation. I will explain both Andrew Altman and Jonathan Rauch's positions in the first two sections. The third section will be on what Altman might say to Rauch's opposite views. I will then discuss my view that hate speec
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  • Hate Speech
    Hate Speech Essay In the first amendment of the United States constitution, American citizens are guaranteed the right to free speech. This is a fundamental right of American law, and one of the foundations of the U.S. Constitution. It is also the breeding ground for one of the most widely deb
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  • Male Color Blindness Speech
    ATTENTION GETTER: A 15 yr old boy was in biology class when his teacher was talking about people with colorblindness. The class laughed as they all called out the numbers they saw from a sheet that the teacher was holding up. The young boy was doing the same thing until all of a sudden he didn't s
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  • Be Alive Speech
    Today, I¡¯m going to talk about key concepts covered in class. Some of these key concepts are the following: the sacredness of the human body, regardless of appearance, the dignity of every person, everyone is created in the image and likeness of God and the Fifth Commandment. All of these concep
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  • Grad Speech
    Parents, Teachers, and fellow graduates. On different dates in 1992 we were born none of us new we would be sitting here with the people we are today, neither did our parents, God has already made a plan for us, making our paths cross at different points, almost like we were all destined to be sit
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