How to be a good debater

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How to be a good debater

  1. 1.  Besides the importance of the topicc thereare some other aspects to consider whendebating such as….. The essential element in the discussion My personal contribution The question I give the audience to thinkabout. A good argument is the one thatmakes me think about the issue Make sure to search and know as much asyou can about the topic
  2. 2.  Brainstorm your ideas Select the ideas that are related amongthemselves Follow just one line Analyze your points and cover all thepossible spaces Provide a final question or idea to beanswered by your oponent
  3. 3.  Listen attentively and pay attention to thestrong points of the oponent’s argument Rebut the ideas clarifying the point or puttingforward a relevant issue that was notconsidered by the other group Support your arguments in simple words sothat you will not forget it and if you do it, youwill be able to explain it with your own words
  4. 4.  Take your time to give your speech. Use volume, pitch and speed to emphasiseimportant points in your speech, that makesthe argument more attractive Make eye contact and triangulate yourposition, use the space to reduce anxiety Put your ideas over the table withoutattacking your oponent, it means you are notconvinced your ideas are better Make your argument part of your thinking,make it “you”

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