PERSUASIVE SPEECH ON GLOBAL WARMING
by: Jennifer Zelmer
Introduction: We all know about global warming, but do we really care or try to do at least some of the things that will help stop it or at least slow it down?
1) Over the last century our planets temp. has risen 1 degree. I know tha
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
Reduce Global Warming!
How many of you already feel very warm in this room/hall.
What if I tell you that in another 40 years, the temperature outside is going to be so hot that you will feel like a baking bun inside an oven?
It is a horrible scenario isn’t? Well, that is the exact situation w
General Purpose: To inform my audience about the effects of global warming.
Specific Purpose: I want my audience to understand briefly the negative effects of global
warming in our environment.
The negative effects of global warming are slowly ruining...
Mankind’s Greatest Threat
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the same thing. As Jonathan Kent in the...
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