Lesson 1. Introduction to Public Speaking. Effective Public Speakers can…. Good communication skills help you succeed in school and at work, improve your relationships with family and friends, and deal with challenges.
Introduction to Public Speaking
Persuasive public speakers blend the right arguments with a clear and confident delivery. They are both entertaining and informative. They cleverly use many different kinds of effective techniques, research and know their topics, organize and practice their presentation, and anticipate their opponents’ reactions. You will learn to adapt different speaking techniques to enhance your natural abilities unique only to you.
ARTICULATION—The Great Debaters clip
Similarities—articulate each pair of similarly sounding words. Make sure that a listener can hear the difference clearly