The secrets to writing a memorable father of the groom speech

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For More Information Visit Our Page:- http://www.weddingtipsforall.com/the-secrets-to-writing-a-memorable-father-of-the-groom-speech/ The giving out of speeches is one of the most awaited moments in …

For More Information Visit Our Page:- http://www.weddingtipsforall.com/the-secrets-to-writing-a-memorable-father-of-the-groom-speech/ The giving out of speeches is one of the most awaited moments in a wedding. Wedding speeches such as the father of the bride and the father of the groom speech are heard during the reception, which happens immediately after the ceremony.

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  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.
  • Faded picture background with full-color overlay(Intermediate)Tip: For best results with the picture overlay on this slide, use a picture that is the same dimensions as the slide: 7.5” high and 10” wide. If the picture is not the same height and width, resize or crop to those dimensions before following the instructions below. To reproduce the background effects on this slide, do the following:On the Home tab, in the Slides group, click Layout, and then click Blank. Right-click the slide and then click FormatBackground.In the Format Background dialog box, click Fill in the left pane. In the Fill pane, select Picture or texture fill, and then under Insert from, click File. In the Insert Picture dialog box, select a picture, and then click Insert.Also in the Format Background dialog box, in the Fill pane, in the Transparency box, enter 50%.Also in the Format Background dialog box, click Picture in the left pane. In the Picture pane, click the button next to Recolor, and then under Light Variations, click Background color 2 Light (first option from the left). On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Picture.In the Insert Picture dialog box, select the same picture chosen for the background, and then click Insert. Select the picture. Under Picture Tools, on the Format tab, in the bottom right corner of the Size group, click the Size and Position dialog box launcher. In the Size and Position dialog box, on the Size tab, under Crop from,enter 8.27” into the Right box to crop the picture to a width of 2.25”. On the Home tab, in the Drawing group, click Shape Effects, point to Soft Edges, and then click 10 point.

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  • 1. The giving out of speeches is one ofthe most awaited moments in awedding. Wedding speeches such asthe father of the bride and the fatherof the groom speech are heard duringthe reception, which happensimmediately after the ceremony.Click Here for More Details
  • 2. Arrangements may vary depending onthe local customs and traditions.Inmost countries, it is usually the fatherand mother of the bride who areheard first. Next in line are the fatherand mother of the groom, followed bythe other members of the entouragesuch as the best man and the maid ofhonor.Click Here for More Details
  • 3. Are you a father? Is your son aboutto tie the knot any time soon? Are youexpected to deliver a father of thegroom speech? If yes, this articlefocuses on this particular speech andtalks about essential pointers on howto write and deliver a memorable one.Click Here for More Details
  • 4. It’s a good idea to create an outlinefirst before beginning to write yourspeech as a whole. Writing a speechis much like writing a personal letterto a friend or to a loved one. Youneed to make sure that your speechhas an introduction, a body, and aconclusion.Click Here for More Details
  • 5. Another way to begin a weddingspeech is by reciting a line from afamous quotation or a few lines froman appropriate song. You may alsoconsider introducing yourself, assome of the guests may not be awarethat you are the father of thegroom. Making a formal self-introduction is fitting especially if it isa big wedding.Click Here for More Details
  • 6. After creating your outline, jot downwords or ideas that may sparkinspiration for each part of yourspeech. Don’t worry if the words youthink of seem jumbled orunrelated. Once you are done withyour list, choose the ideas you want toinclude in your speech and the ideasthat you want to omit.Click Here for More Details
  • 7. Good humor never fails to liven up anaudience. This proves to be true evenfor wedding speeches. Incorporatingfunny lines in your speech will surelymake it even more memorable, notonly for your son and daughter-in-law, but even for the guests. If youwant to tell jokes or funny anecdotes,choose your words carefully and seeto it that they are clean.Click Here for More Details
  • 8. Wedding speeches are meant to bebrief. Ideally, father of the groomspeeches can be delivered withinthree to five minutes. However, thespeech should never be longer thanfive minutes as it will prove to be abore for everyone listening. Also, youare not the only person who wants togive a message to the bride and thegroom.Click Here for More Details
  • 9. Practicing Your Father of the GroomSpeech Now that you have finishedwriting your speech, it’s time for youto practice. Will it be your first timeto deliver a speech for a wedding? Ifyes, don’t worry if you’re feeling a bitnervous. Even experienced speakersmay feel jittery when speaking in frontof a big audience.Click Here for More Details
  • 10. If you are not used to speaking inpublic or facing a large crowd,practicing in front of a real audiencewill surely boost yourconfidence. You can ask your wife,along with your sons and daughtersto listen as you practice reciting yourfather of the groom speech aloud.Click Here for More Details
  • 11. Most men are embarrassed to be seenin tears. In many weddings though,many fathers of the groom have beenteary-eyed or literally, wiping awaytears from their eyes out of happinessin witnessing their dear son’swedding. In case you get teary asyou are giving your speech, there’snothing to be embarrassed about.Click Here for More Details
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