Title: Date rape
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about date rape.
Thesis Statement: Today I’m going to talk to you about date rape, or acquaintance rape…what it is, how it occurs, how you can protect yourself, and what to do if you become
eryEveryone Should Eat Healthier
Specific Purpose: I want my audience to eat healthier.
Thesis Statement: In this speech I will motivate you to eat healthier and be active, rather than eating foods that are bad for you, become obese, and live a short unhealthy life.
I. Did you know that a hip
Good persuasive speeches comprise three parts. Begin your speech with an attention-getter to hook the listeners. Once the listener becomes interested in the topic, outline the problem or the need of the issue and anticipate any counter-arguments. To drive the point home, present a call to action. Pe
Demonstration Speech Speaking Outline
A. Have you ever wanted to burn an audio CD, but don’t know what to even do?
B. Well I have a few simple easy steps to burn an audio CD.
C. I am going to introduce to you the knowledge and tools you need to make the perfect CD.
General Purpose: To persuade
Specific purpose: After listening to my speech, my audience will know how they can change their lives for a bigger challenge – to save the world.
Thesis: Knowing what a problem nowadays is global warming, how CO2 gas affects it and how
April 29, 2013
Persuasive Speech Outline
1) At the end of my presentation the audience will realize they shouldn’t buy into societies idea of beauty, and embrace their own look
2) Advertising is a way of telling people how they need to...
Sample Outline for Object Speech
Title: A Whale of a Life
Purpose: To inform my audience about my object and myself.
Thesis Statement: My object reveals pieces of who I am.
Preview: This notebook reveals one of my obsessions, one of my ambitions, and one...
Outline of Persuasive Speech
Topic: Psychological Profiling
General Purpose: To unveil the truth about criminal profiling
Specific Purpose: To persuade audience that criminal profiling is too new of a field to be credited or discredited, it has the potential to be a great tool in...
Purpose: To persuade the audience to ride bikes to local areas instead of driving
Organization pattern: Problem-cause-solution
Thesis: Why One Should Ride A Bike Instead of Drive
a. You’re sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic already...
SAMPLE PERSUASIVE OUTLINE – AVERAGE
February 17, 2005
Goal: To persuade the audience that physician-assisted suicide, which is a subset category of euthanasia, should be a legal option.
Thesis: All terminally ill patients or individuals in chronic sev
Many young men and women 18 through 20 join our military services to fight and/or die for our country. Some have earned medals for their bravery and their indisputable courage in the face of battle. These soldiers, willing to forfeit their lives, cannot even enjoy a simple drink. At
If there’s one thing a lot of people value these days, it’s a powerful looking body. And if you’re an athlete, you want to make that body as powerful as it can be.
So if an athlete wants to add some muscle, what can they do? Well, they can work out…
or they can inject some anabolic ste
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.
Speech Preparation Outlines
The speech outline helps you decide what you will say in the introduction, how you will organise the main points and supporting materials in the body of the speech, and what you will say in the conclusion (Lucas, 2009, pp.208-215). It is required for your Toga Speech
Drinking and Driving Persuasive Essay
July 12, 2010
Drinking and Driving
Each year numerous lives are lost due to careless and irrational driving. The disregard for safe driving has been a predicament to the United States of America for years. Many years Police have relied heavi
The Culture and Civilisation of Ancient India in Historical Outline
D. D. Kosambi
Preface 1. THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE 1.1. The Indian Scene 1.2. The Modern Ruling Class 1.3. The Difficulties Facing the Historian 1.4. The Need to Study Rural and Tribal Society 1.5. The Villages 1.6. Recapitulat
Speech to Entertain: A Guide
Rationale and Definition
If your instructor assigned you to do a speech to entertain, you are lucky. Since so many public speaking text book authors declare entertainment as one of the three major goals of a public speech, it is a great skill to practic
DEVELOPING A PERSONAL CAREER STRATEGY (PCS)
Smeal MBA Career Management
Corporate Relations Team
Developing a Personal Career Strategy (PCS)
Companies no longer hire people out of high school or college and provide them with career security for the rest of th
Writing Your Persuasive Speech
About the assignment:
In Topic 14, you created an outline for the persuasive speech that you will submit in this topic. In this lesson you will use that outline to create a rough draft of your persuasive speech. Be sure to reference that outli