Speech is silver and silence is Gold
Since ancient time, silence is worshipped as an important
component of spiritual discipline. Initially, the practice
of this virtue may commence with some three hours of
silence at noon time, say on Sunday or any other suitable
day. This practice may be...
Speech is Silver, But Silence is Golden.
‘When you have the speech of excellence,
The better and better you teach.
When you have the power of silence,
The higher and higher you reach!’
It is a fact that when we speak, others become silent and when others speak, we become silent...
If Speech is Silver, Silence is Gold ….
When you must speak…
Speak a few words….
Speak sweetly and softly…..
That is the way… To reach a listener’s heart…..
Meaning: Speaking is good but saying nothing is better. Discretion can be worth more than even eloquent words.
Talking is silver but silence is gold, it's a great idiom used by the most nations.
Well, silence is the best policy; you can see: listen and silent two words have the same letters but arranged differently.
We humans have tendency to talk more and to listen less, the main cause of it is...
Lathe Of Heaven
George Orr is tortured by his dreams because sometimes they come true. The world he wakes up to has changed into the world that he dreamed, sometimes radically, sometimes violently. As a teenager he dreams the death of his aunt and he awakens to finds that she was killed...
A figure of speech is the use of a word or words diverging from its usual meaning. It can also be a special repetition, arrangement or omission of words with literal meaning, or a phrase with a specialized meaning not based on the literal meaning of the words in it, as in idiom, metaphor, simile, hy...
An allusion is a figure of speech that makes a reference to a place, person, or something that happened. This can be real or imaginary and may refer to anything, including paintings, opera, folk lore, mythical figures, or religious manuscripts. The reference can be direct or may be inferre...
OVERVIEW OF THE SPEECH COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication is the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech, writing, or signs. It stems from the Latin word “communnis,” which means common. To communicate means to reach out in order to share something in...
(Maxine Hong Kingston)
In Maxine Hong Kingston's autobiographical piece "Silence", she describes her inability to speak English when she was in grade school. Kindergarten was the birthplace of her silence because she was a Chinese girl attending an American school. She was very embarr...
Patrick Henry’s “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death”: Rhetorical Analysis Essay
Throughout Patrick Henry’s “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” speech in 1775, the arguments about the unfair ways that the colonies were living through under the British were depicted in prolific and...
My speech content and structure improved more and more with every speech, I believe. The content with my first two speeches weren’t very good, because I didn’t do enough research about the topics or allowed myself time to really think about every aspect of the speech. The content in my Persuas...
The Cross of Gold speech was delivered by William Jennings Bryan, a former United States Representative from Nebraska, at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago on July 9, 1896. In the address, Bryan supported bimetallism or "free silver", which he believed would bring the nation prosperity....
Silence by Shusaku Endo is a religious historical fiction novel that has been considered a work of Literary Merit for almost 50 years. Endo weaves an all too real tale and poses questions to his readers through three specific characters...
The Sonnet Form
A sonnet is a fourteen-line lyric poem, traditionally written in iambic pentameter—that is, in lines ten syllables long, with accents falling on every second syllable, as in: “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” The sonnet f...
Introductory & Informative Unit
1. Identify the major similarities and differences between public speaking and everyday conversation.
Similarities | Differences |
~ Logical organization of thoughts (Message organized by a speaker)~ Tailoring your message to your audience (explain somethin...
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Title: Affordable Care Act
Speech Purpose: To inform
Thesis: Most people have heard of “Obamacare” but many do not understand exactly what the Affordable Care Act is and how it affects them.
* (Attention material) I’m sure most of you have heard of “Obamacare”...