SIGNPOSTING     http://www.effective-public-     speaking.com
SIGNPOSTING When we are giving a presentation, there are certain key words  we use to ’signpost’ different stages in our ...
MOVE TO YOUR NEXT POINT                          “Moving on…”Moving on to the next point.I’d like to move on to the next...
CHANGE TO A COMPLETELYDIFFERENT TOPIC         I’d like to turn to something completely different.                 Let’s ...
GIVE MORE DETAILS ABOUT A TOPIC“Expand” or “Elaborate”                           I’d like to expand more on              ...
TALK ABOUT SOMETHING WHICH IS  OFF THE TOPIC OF YOUR  PRESENTATION“Digress”                   I’d like to digress here fo...
REFER BACK TO AN EARLIER POINT Going back to something I said earlier, the situation in Bogotá is  serious. I’d like to ...
GIVE THE OUTLINE OF A POINT If I could just summarize a few points from John’s report. I don’t have a lot of time left s...
REPEAT THE MAIN POINTS   OF WHAT YOU HAVE SAID               “Recap”• I’d like to quickly recap the main  points of my pre...
“Conclude”FINAL REMARKS I’d like to conclude by leaving you with this thought …… If I may conclude by quoting John Lenno...
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  1. 1. SIGNPOSTING http://www.effective-public- speaking.com
  2. 2. SIGNPOSTING When we are giving a presentation, there are certain key words we use to ’signpost’ different stages in our presentation. These words are not difficult to learn but it is absolutely essential that you memorize them and can use them when you are under pressure giving a presentation.
  3. 3. MOVE TO YOUR NEXT POINT “Moving on…”Moving on to the next point.I’d like to move on to the next point if there are no further questions
  4. 4. CHANGE TO A COMPLETELYDIFFERENT TOPIC  I’d like to turn to something completely different.  Let’s turn now to our plans for next year.  “Turn to”
  5. 5. GIVE MORE DETAILS ABOUT A TOPIC“Expand” or “Elaborate”  I’d like to expand more on this problem we have had in Bogotá.  Would you like me to expand a little more on that or have you understood enough?  I don’t want to elaborate any more on that as I’m short of time.
  6. 6. TALK ABOUT SOMETHING WHICH IS OFF THE TOPIC OF YOUR PRESENTATION“Digress”  I’d like to digress here for a moment and just say a word of thanks to the University for organizing this meeting.  Digressing for a moment, I’d like to say a few words about our problems in Transmilenio.
  7. 7. REFER BACK TO AN EARLIER POINT Going back to something I said earlier, the situation in Bogotá is serious. I’d like to go back to something Carlos said in his presentation.
  8. 8. GIVE THE OUTLINE OF A POINT If I could just summarize a few points from John’s report. I don’t have a lot of time left so I’m going to summarize the next few points. “Summarize ”
  9. 9. REPEAT THE MAIN POINTS OF WHAT YOU HAVE SAID “Recap”• I’d like to quickly recap the main points of my presentation.• Recapping quickly on what was said before we go,……
  10. 10. “Conclude”FINAL REMARKS I’d like to conclude by leaving you with this thought …… If I may conclude by quoting John Lennon…… “It’s easy if you try”
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