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    McMahon Here are some topics I gleaned from various sources/books/internet cites. It is unlikely that you will be able to persuade an audience to change a value or principle. Consider a topic that involves making an incremental change. Additionally, if an audience already agrees with your speech
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  • Reflection on "i have a dream" speech
    The speech “I Have a Dream,” by Martin Luther King Jr., is looked at as an argumentative speech. He is calling the Negroes to rise above their persecution and that all men, women, and children should be free. King made that calling solely on his values. He valued the principle of all people no m
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  • Speech
    Speech #1—Presenting Me! A Speech About Yourself • Prepare a speech about YOU. This speech will be informative, not persuasive. As you craft the speech, begin by thinking of the one thing you want your audience to know about you. Here are examples of possible thesis statements:
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  • Speech to entertain
    Speech to Entertain: An Overview The primary purpose of a speech to entertain is to have the audience relax, smile and enjoy the occasion. The speech should have a central theme or a focus. A series of jokes will NOT work well for this type of speech. Good speeches to entertain typically mix humor
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  • GMO Labeling Speech
    Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience why the U.S. Congress should pass legislation mandating the labeling of food containing genetically modified organisms (GMO). Central Idea: Genetically modified organisms in our food supply are not sufficiently tested and can cause harm not only...
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  • Toastmasters Speech
    Toastmasters International (Andrew Finn, GMU Toastmasters) Competent Communicator Manual Preview of the Competent Communicator Manual (the Basic TI Manual – the First 10 Speeches) Every Toastmaster receives this manual with their “new member” packet. You chose the topic and content;...
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  • Slavery speech sample
    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. Give Love146 Introduction: I. (Attention-getting device): She was only a nu
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  • Sample informative speech outline
    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
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  • By what mean does president obama try to win, keep and persuade his audience in this speech
    By what mean does President Obama try to win, keep and persuade his audience in this speech President Obama try’s to win, keep and persuade his audience in this speech in many different ways and using many different techniques and I am going to outline some of those ways below. Firstly, he cha
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  • Persuade speech
    Persuasive Speech Outline Topic: Academic Pressure Organizational Pattern: Problem-Solution Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience that academic pressure can have a huge toll on a student’s mind and body. Primary Audience Outcome: I want the audience to know how they can reduce the stress
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  • Graduation speech (sample)
    Graduation Speech (sample) Friends, graduates, and anyone who can remember the sweet taste of a welcome future with the spice of opportunity. Let's celebrate with our friends here who represent the future. Let's indulge in the bounty of choices, possibilities, and adventures that are ripe and rea
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  • Sample political speech
    Sample Political Speech If you’re sitting here at town hall tonight, it means you want answers. You’re here on your own time because you care about this town—and you want to make sure I care about it as much as you do. You want to make sure I’ll bring real solutions with me to office, not j
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  • Argue/persuade
    THS ENGLISH ESSENTIALS FOR ALL KEY STAGES / TECHNIQUE TABLE Text Type: Persuade/Argue If you are trying to persuade a reader, you need to ‘sell’ your ideas using some of the following techniques: |TECHNIQUE |EXPLANATION |
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  • Persuasive speech
    Persuasive Speech Assignment (Total 100 points) I. Speech Performance (80 points) 1. Your speech should be based on a question of policy which solves a controversial problem (of national importance) and to persuade your audience that your solution is the best possible one (Please see the atta
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  • Speech outline
    4. Banning Smoking Sample Outline for an Informative Speech Adapted from a speech by Harinder Kaur General Purpose: To persuade Specific Purpose: I want to persuade my audience that smoking is dangerous to both smokers as well as non-smokers and should be banned. Thesis Statement: The Californi
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  • Persuasive speech
    PERSUASIVE SPEECH OUTLINE SAMPLE - MOTIVATED SEQUENCE PATTERN By Fui Oili (with modifications made by S. Pastor) TITLE: Vacation in Hawaii GENERAL PURPOSE: To persuade SPECIFIC PURPOSE (GOAL): To persuade my audience to choose to take a vacation to the neighbor islands before taking a vacation out o
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  • Sample student outline
    SAMPLE STUDENT OUTLINE Cary Taylor Persuasive Speech Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience to take action against second-hand smoke and the problems it causes. New laws can help protect nonsmokers from second-hand smoke and the problems it causes. Thesis Statement: I. Introduction A.
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  • Persuasive speech
    Sample Persuasive Speech Outline Topic: Factory Farming Organizational Pattern: Monroe’s Motivated Sequence Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience that factory farms are dangerous and abusive and therefore need to be banned. Primary Audience Outcome: I the want the audience to jo
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  • Speech
    h Traditional On Campus Class Welcome to the Traditional On Campus version of Speech 103 Oral Communication! I look forward to getting to know each of you. Over the years, I have learned that many of you dread taking this class (don’t w
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  • Speech
    Speech Assignment Five Type of speech: Persuasive Persuasive type: Question of policy Time limits: 6-7 minutes Visual aid: Required Typed outline: Required Bibliography: Required Copy of Sources Used: 4 Required Assignment Synopsis: This is the most important speech
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