Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience to donate to my charity, Love146.
Central Idea: Love146 is the most deserving charity because of the work they are doing around the world to stop child sex slavery.
I. (Attention-getting device): She was only a nu
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
Sample Informative Speech Outline
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the different forms of pain management used during childbirth.
Central Idea: Pain management is an important aspect of childbirth that women need to educate themselves on so they can make an informed decision when
Campaign Speech for Congress
I’d like to take this opportunity to address my fellow Texans in this great District, of my intentions for this candidacy in Congress. Abraham Lincoln once wrote that, “God gives us to see the right, [to] strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up t
Mrs. Cecilia Del Castillo Lopez, President, Mr. Krishna Lopez, VP for Business Operations, Mr. Ramilo Morales, Director Finance at Administration, Mr. Wilton Bulos, Principal, Ms. Ruth Coronado, Academic Coordinator, faculty and staff, parents, guests, and of course, young boys and girls, a pleasant
Does entertainment influence society's attitude towards violent behavior? In order to fully answer this question we must first understand what violence is. Violence is the use of one's powers to inflict mental or physical injury upon another, examples of this would be rape or murder. Violence in ent
Have you seen today's headlines? Yesterday's paper looked more like an opinion page than news. Nicholas Von Hoffman wrote, "Butchers make sausage. Newspapers make public affairs. Has that hunger driven the media out of control?" (Nachman 26). The media manipulates the facts of the
Sample Nightclub Business Plan (www.bplans.com)
The generation of today has a lot of focus on leisure and off-time. They are looking for ways to escape their everyday lives and let loose. Whether that is dancing to new age music, having a few cocktails, or dining out with
Billy Joel is a very well known musician who is respected and acknowledged all around the world. I think he was an appropriate speaker for a college graduation. He used one question at the beginning of the speech that caught the audience's curiosity, "Why do musicians give so much time to charitable
"Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill." Someone once said.
I stumbled across this sentence when I was roaming the internet and I thought to myself this applies more to professional athletes than anyone else. Whethe
I find this "liberated age" morally and intellectually void of any redeeming qualities. I must admit that when I was a teenager (too long ago to tell) life styles were, in comparison, almost puritanical and teenagers felt life was too restrictive. Today the restrictions have indeed been relaxed. In
DURING THIRTY YEARS OF TUMULtuous social and political change, I was chief censor of entertainment programming for the American Broadcasting Company. From 1960 to 1990, as one of three independent, competitive gatekeepers, my decisions shaped the texture and taste of television programs that
A SAMPLE BUSINESS PLAN
Your Business, Inc.
A well-written business plan is a crucial ingredient in preparing for business success. Without a sound business plan, a firm merely drifts along without any real direction. Yet, entrepreneurs, who tend to be people of action,
Critical Thinking 1
Martin Luther King Jr. I Have a Dream Speech
The 1960's were a changing time for America. Soon to be gone were the conservative fifties as many post-war baby boomers became young adults. The youth of American was no longer content to continue with traditional thinking, it
Your group consisting of 20 people will travel into Scotland at Prestwick Airport for a tour based on an International Conference on Burns.
Your flight details are as follows:
Flight Number From To Depart Arrive
407 London Stansted Glasgow Prestwick 0845 0955
Total cost of the
Speech Recognition History
Speech recognition systems date as far as 1940, when the U.S department of defense sponsored the first academic pursuits in speech recognition, but the project was a failure.
In the late 1950's IBM started its research in this domain. The objective of this research was
Speech of Introduction
a. Opening device: Good evening ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the premier of Perfect Strangers.
b. Thesis statement: This evening I have the pleasure of introducing to you to the star of this film.
c. Preview of main points: But, before she comes ou
In today’s society the entertainment industry is being attacked from many angles. Television is being criticized by showing images of violence and aggression, music is being ridiculed for explicit lyrics, and within the last decade the issue of videogame violence and children has come to the atte