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    1. 1. Public Speaking Speech is power, Speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. BY •Harsh Gaur (B-41) •Aamir Malik (B-43) •Sudip Mazumdar (B-44) •Satyam Maitrai (B-45) •Zain Ul Abdeen (B-61)
    2. 2. Aspects Of Public Speaking Parts of the Speech Delivery of the Speech
    3. 3. Aspects of Public Speaking Types of public speaking Purpose of your speech Why we listen to speakers Who is your audience Preparation for your speech
    4. 4. Ways of Public Speaking   Extempore – without planning or preparation and on the spot Prepared – having time to think and develop your material before you speak
    5. 5. People’s Biggest Fear 3) DEATH 2) SNAKES 1) PUBLIC SPEAKING
    6. 6.  About 10 percent of the population loves Public Speaking.  Another terrified. 10 percent are genuinely  The rest of us- roughly 80 percent get butterflies, get anxious, don’t sleep in the night before- but we know we r going to live through it. The fun part is just lost in that case.
    7. 7. Why FEAR???  You may be judged by People, and JUDGED BADLY.  You may feel like a fool.  You might make mistakes and lose your way.  You might be extremely humiliated.  They wont get what you are trying to say.  They wont like you.
    8. 8. Importance Speaking is an important method for communicating knowledge and expressing ideas. Being able to verbally communicate effectively with other individuals or to the groups is very much essential in school, business life and as well as your personal life.
    9. 9. Three Types of Public Speaking 1. Speeches that inform It explains , reports, describes, clarifies, defines and demonstrates. Such speeches can move an audience to action or belief. Their primary purpose is to present facts, details, and examples. Explain Report Clarify Describe Define
    10. 10. 2. Speeches that persuade Speeches that persuade are designed to convince and the goal is to influence the audience’s beliefs or attitudes. This can be accomplished by using your own credibility to strengthen your argument.
    11. 11. 3. Speeches that entertain Uses humor to influence an audience. Once the audience is warmed up, one main idea is presented, still on a light note. This is the most difficult of all presentations because it requires great ease and elegance and depends to a large degree on the charisma of the speaker.
    12. 12. Why do we listen to public speakers? Information Persuasive topics Motivation Entertainment
    13. 13. Know your audience? Age – How old is the majority of your audience? Are there more boys/girls in the audience? What will your audience be interested in? How many people will be in your audience? Will your audience be knowledgeable about your topic?
    14. 14. How to win the audience? Keep your discussion  Interesting    Use examples or stories Provide interesting facts To the point   Don’t go on and on and on and on and on Keep your comments simple but informative
    15. 15. Preparation Do your homework – Know your topic Develop your presentation material  Accuracy (content and spelling) Practice, Practice, Practice Prepare speaking outline Practice aloud Polish & refine delivery
    16. 16. Parts of the Speech Introduction Body Conclusion
    17. 17. Introduction of Speech Get the audiences attention Introduce yourself State the purpose Relate the importance to the audience Preview the main points that will be covered
    18. 18. Body of the Speech Conveys the message: Begin developing your speech by working on the middle first, or the body. The body covers everything you want to say during your speech. In other words, the body is the main content. Discuss main points: The body should have three to five main points. Next we present them from least important to the most important, or vice versa. Each point needs to be backed up with additional evidence such as quoting facts, statistics, or quoting experts . Provide supporting details: Each point needs to be backed up with additional evidence such as quoting facts, statistics, or quoting experts.
    19. 19. Conclusion Highlight the central theme of your speech Briefly cover the main points Provide the audience with a feeling of satisfaction that you accomplished what you promised Closing statement Thank the audience for their attention
    20. 20. The first step Be Prepared Take a deep breath Slow your breathing / pause between sentences Get the audience engaged  Tell a joke, use a quote, use a poem to begin your speech Walk around – use your energy Find your own way to reduce nervousness Face your fears
    21. 21. Delivery of your Speech Appearance Speech and Voice Body Language
    22. 22. Appearance Appearance is important as ‘First Impression matters’ Dress appropriately Avoid that wrinkle Wear a Formal dress or business suit Empty pockets Leave hand bag at your seat Decent colour Tailored look gives more authority Choose comfortable shoes
    23. 23. Speech and Voice Use variation in  Loudness   Pitch    Low and high pitch Creates interest Quality   Helps provide attention Provides emotion and feeling Rate  Holds the attention of the audience
    24. 24. Body Language  Posture  Shows confidence  Not too rigid – locked knees = chance to meet the floor / Relax  Facial Expressions  Smile/ enjoy yourself and your audience will also enjoy themselves  Be serious when necessary  Eye Contact  Helps establish a relationship with your audience  Makes them feel included  Too nervous – look directly above their heads  Look for signals from your audience – do they look confused? bored? Excited?  Keep head up – Don’t talk to the floor  Gestures  Use your head, hands and arms – helps to emphasize ideas and feelings  Should come naturally
    25. 25. Last minute tips  Do  Speak on a topic you have earned the right to talk about  Speak on a topic that you are interested in – be enthusiastic  Talk from your heart – not from your mouth  Be sincere  Be honest  Be eager to communicate your information  Keep it simple  Make brief notes of what you want to say  Use pictures or examples to support your opinion  Know more about your topic than you will use  Rehearse the points of your speech through normal conversation with friends  Don’t  Memorize your speech  Imitate others, be yourself  Preach or scold
    26. 26. Thank You QUESTIONS ???
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