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The Lost Art of the Great Speech

The Lost Art of the Great Speech

How to Write One--How to Deliver It

by Richard Dowis
Paperback
Publication Date: 03/06/2019
RRP  $29.46 $29.25
"Splashy slides, confident body language, and a lot of eye contact are fine and well. But if a speech is rambling, illogical, or just plain boring, the impact will be lost. Now everyone can learn to give powerful, on-target speeches that capture an audience's attention and drive home a message. The key is not just in the delivery techniques, but in tapping into the power of language. Prepared by an award-winning writer, this authoritative speech-writing guide covers every essential element of a great speech, including outlining and organizing, beginning with a bang, making use of action verbs and vivid nouns, and handling questions from the audience. Plus, the book includes excerpts from some of history's most memorable speeches-eloquent words to contemplate and emulate."
ISBN:
9780814470541
9780814470541
Category:
Public speaking guides
Format:
Paperback
Publication Date:
03-06-2019
Language:
English, Multiple
Publisher:
HarperCollins Focus
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
288
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x19mm
Weight:
0.46kg

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