5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Why is nervousness normal?
- Question of policy
- a The second basic issue in analyzing a question of policy: If there is a problem with current policy, does the speaker have a plan to solve the problem?
- b The first basic issue in analyzing a question of policy: Is there a serious problem or need that requires a change from current policy?
- c Your body is responding as it would to any stressful situation- by producing extra adrenaline.
- d The use of vivid language to create mental images of objects, actions, or ideas.
- e A question about whether a specific course of action should or should not be taken.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The credibility of a speaker before she or he starts to speak.
- Presenting another person's language or ideas as one's own
- -Reading from a manuscript
-Reciting from memory
- A fallacy that assumes that because something is popular, it is therefore good, correct, or desirable.
- The credibility of a speaker produced by everything she or he says and does during the speech.
5 True/False questions
Purpose of a commemorative speech → A speech that gives thanks for a gift, an award, or some other form of public recognition.
How to become a better listener? → -Speakers must show respect for the cultures of the people they address.
-They need to adapt their message to the cultural values and expectations of their listeners.
The importance of using language accurately in public speeches → Each right word and almost right word means something a little different from the other, and each says something special to listeners.
4 Causes of poor listening → -Not concentrating
-Listening too hard
-Jumping to conclusions
-Focusing on delivery and personal appearance
Simile → An explicit comparison, introduced with the word "like" or "as," between things that are essentially different yet have something in common.