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...
The line between harm and offence is often indistinct, yet the two are separate. People who are harmed have a limited choice in reaction, while people who are offended can choose to respond in different manners. For instance, a person is crossing the road when a car appears. The driver is drunk and...
Speech Acts in Kris Aquino’s tweets
Presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for
Sociolinguistics of the
Graduate School of
Ateneo de Davao University
Juliet G. Vasay...
Candidate Speech By Ryan Beilman
Written by Ashlee Beard
The Peoples Party
Ladies and gentleman. Our country has come to a crossroad, and now you have the power to change the political landscape of America. If you elect me to be your face in congress, there are several things I will do to ensure th...
The Federal Constitution is the supreme law of the Federation and any law passed after Merdeka Day which is inconsistent with this Constitution shall, to the extent of the inconsistency, be void. The validity of any law made by parliament or the Legislature of any State shall not be questioned on th...
On July 18, 1969, an unfaithful event occurred involving senator Edward Kennedy and the unexpected death of a young Mary Jo Kopechne. After driving his car into the waters of Chappaquiddick from a party on the island, Senator Kennedy had some explaining to do. With a high stature in the United State...
Throughout history, the United States Constitution has been put to the test over the issue of free speech. The First Amendment states, "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; o...
DD101 Introducing the social sciences
Block 2 (CDA6027)
Citizens and the state
Connections between states and citizens take a huge variety of forms. States
order individual lives through a great many institutions and practices. In that
sense, we as citizens encounter the...
by kayla venable, mcneese state university
1. Attention Getter: With the economy the way it is now and all that’s happening with the oil spill each and every one of us needs to put effort into saving the environment and our wildlife. The blame for...
Yerevan State Linguistic University after V. Brusov
THEME: IMPERATIVES AS DIRECT AND INDIRECT SPEECH ACTS
Group: tourism 1st
Student: Nare Yeremyan
Supervisor: Gayane Barseghyan
At present it has become quite obvi...
General Purpose: To Inform.
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about yoga.
Thesis Statement: I want my audience to be informed about what yoga is, its history, and why it has become so popular in recent years.
I. (Open w/...
Tribute Speech to Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs was like the Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell and the Albert Einstein of our time. He not only innovated personal computing, but personal media and communication, iTunes which became one of the most popular music and video retailers and Pixar which was...
The law must balance competing rights: to personal privacy on the one hand, and on the other the right of the public to be informed about matters of concern and of the freedom of the media to satisfy that concern
Wellness Where We Live,
Work and Learn
Call to Action:
An Agenda for
Healthy America:WellnessWhere We Live,Work and Learn
Call to Action: An Agenda for America's Governors
Across the nation, the health of Americans is at serious risk due to unhealthy life...
Do strategists need to consider the state when developing a strategy? If so why?
Firstly, we must outline the responsibilities of the state (governments) and strategists (capital) and the specific strategies that both these agents should pursue in order to maintain their positions. It is plausible...
Freedom of speech and expression
The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1 adopted in 1948, provides, in Article 19, that:
Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impar...
On January 20, 1961, the world turned on their television to see how the newly elected American President, J. F. Kennedy, would address the issues of proliferating weapons and the propagating “iron tyranny” (7). Kennedy delivers a speech that aims to ameliorate their many fears and also establi...
Essay on Duties of a Good Citizen
A citizen is a member of the community or a state enjoying certain privileges and performing certain duties He looks after security and the well being of the community and the community looks after his safety and security. He works for the welfare of the community...
Discourse is composed of coherent units of sentences, propositions, words and speech acts. The analysis of discourse basicly refers to the analysis of those sentences that become through frequent use, ideological character or historical significance the main framework of all the other conversa...