June 8, 2005
Tips for picking a topic:
Don't pick a topic that is too big of broad. You have a limited amount of time for each speech so you need to pick a topic that can be completed or covered in the allotted time.
Don't pick a topic that is too technical or obscure.
Places to find topi
Specific Purpose: I want my audience to know how they can improve their bowling scores the next time they go out on a Friday night.
Organizational Pattern: Informative
Intended Audience: Comm 101 class
I. Attention-Getting Device: How many of you guys think that you
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: At the end of my speech, the audience will know about smokeless tobacco and the risks involved with using smokeless tobacco products.
Central Idea: Smokeless tobacco poses many threats to the health of its users.
Press Conference Speech2099
Jeremy Colin Newell
Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the biggest conference since July 4, 1776. I come to you today to inform you of a new relationship we have formed with our neighboring country Canada. Many of you know that expe
Hello my name is Nick and I am giving my speech on Alzheimer's Disease. I was thinking of what I could do for a speech. Then I thought I wanted to inform people on something that little know about. Then it hit me. Alzheimer's Disease it has affected my life so much and I know so much about
GENERAL PURPOSE: To inform
SPECIFIC PURPOSE: At the end of my speech, the audience should be able to recognize arguments for the use of anabolic steroids and arguments against the use of anabolic steroids.
A. "Although some would argue that a person has a right to choose whether
Common Types of Informative Speeches Script
Host: Welcome back everyone. I’m here with our next guest Dr. Bri. Thank you for coming.
Brian: It’s my pleasure.
Host: So Dr. Bri you’re also a specialist on informative speeches?
Brian: Yes I am.
Host: Well, let’s talk a
1984 Riots Against Sikhs General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To inform the audience about the riot against the sikhs in the year 1984 at capital of India, New Delhi.
I. Sikhism is one of the religion followed by people in India. Followers of Sikhism a
Identify and explain the major stages of group development in five or more paragraphs (p.223-236 Chapter: 10)
The major stages of group development are: Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing, and Adjourning. The theory of these words symbolizing the stages of group development were based upon Tu
ENGLISH SL 9 AUGUST 2008
I wish a very good day to Puan Anita and to all my friends of M08J.
Today I am going to share with all of you a motivational quote that I found really interesting and this quote is picked from a very popular movie and also one of
Freedom of Speech
In 1899, Gugliemo Marconi proved that usage of radio waves was a possible way of exchanging information (about.com). Since then, many modifications have been made to radio transmitters and it became more common as a method of communication. Since 1926, when the Radio Corporation
A. As Illinois secretary of state, Jesse White's usual domain consists of licensing drivers, registering corporations and publishing the state's blue book manual, but he has recently turned his attention to people walking across the street.
1. According t
Specific Goal: To inform my audience about the myths and mysteries surrounding Superstitions and how they have transitioned through
Thesis Statement: In this essay I will uncover the history and origin of superstitions, common superstitions and what their meaning,
Excerpts of Robespierre's speech of February 5, 1794
It is time to mark clearly the aim of the Revolution and the end toward which we wish to move; it is time to take stock of ourselves, of the obstacles which we still face, and of the means which we ought to adopt to attain our objective . . . .
By Helena Lopes
10 May 2008
Speech and Class Distinction
Most British accept and even enjoy the distinctions of social class. They love hierarchy. This is very clear in the question of speech. The way English is spoken gives away the regional identity, as well as, the class status too.
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about schizophrenia and its consequences.
Central Idea: Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder that affects millions of people and it should not be underestimated or ignored.
I. Does anyone h
Hns. English 10
A. "Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free." These words are engraved on the Statue of Liberty that was assembled in 1886. The statue was mean
Imagine if a close relative of yours was dying of lung cancer. Each breath they took was agonizing. No medicine or drug could lessen their pain. Their life had become a torture. They ask you to end their torment. What would you do? If you helped to hasten their death, you would most
How to make a taser
Hello ladies and gentlemen, my name is Callum Worsley and today I am going to teach you how to make a high voltage taser, non-deadly of course.
First of all, we’ll start off with the things you need, the items needed are very easy to get a hold of and you shouldn’t have
At the end of my speech, the audience will be able to identify the development of the Embryo and Fetus.
Campaign Speech Analysis During Senator John McCain’s speech, he seems to talk to the crowd as a whole. As Sen. McCain speaks he sounds Confident about what he is saying, and he seems that he is confident that he can lead this country. Sen. John McCain Seems to speak clearly and cut to his points
While assuming a mournful tone that suggests the survivor resents his treasure as the result of a self-destructive materialism, the speech also acknowledges with nostalgia the high value accorded to the accumulation and spread of wealth in Germanic warrior culture. Such moral ambivalence results fro
The purpose of my speech is to inform you about the four different stages of the product life cycle in the business world. Included in my speech is an example of a product going through the cycle. My example is the Apple iPod.
The first stage of the product life cycle is the introduction. In the i
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose Statement: To inform my audience about the production of chocolate.
Central Idea: How the cocoa beans are produced through several processes to make chocolate
Method of Organization: Chronological
Freedom of Speech
Freedom of speech is a right, through the amended Constitution of our nation, afforded to all natural born citizens of the Untied States. So why is it that students are subject to a lower level of this right? There have been numerous court cases in which students hav
Title: A speech of commemoration for Harriet Tubman
Specific purpose: To commemorate March 10th as Harriet Tubman Day and to inform the audience about her life and fight for freedom
A. Attention getter:
Imagine a time when you have no rights of your own. From the ti
How many of you have wanted to go to Amsterdam?
Thesis: Amsterdam is one amazing and unique place to visit.
Specific Purpose: To inform people of all the unique places and things to do in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is full of fun and interesting things that aren’t found i
Hello everyone and good afternoon. I would like to thank everyone for joining us in this extraordinary chapter of our lives. I would like to start off by asking everyone to look around. For once, we all look the same. We all have that bright smile on our faces and the good feeling
It is amazing to look back at our history to see how mankind has developed and evolved. One of the remarkable moments in history was the cognitive achievement known as language. This ability to communicate with others would open the door to human expression and comprehension. Language is a topic tha
In the informative speech I wanted to inform the audience of the effects and the probable causes of global warming. And also present better and safer ways to emit pollutants into our atmosphere. I believe that I could have done more research on the effects of pollution and the effect it has on peo