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5 Matching questions

  1. 4 Methods of delivering a speech
  2. Why does the use of creative language lead to a successful commemorative speech?
  3. Slippery slope
  4. Denotative meaning
  5. What are the roles of appealing to emotions in persuasive speeches?
  1. a The literal or dictionary meaning of a word or phrase.
  2. b Your success will depend on your ability to put into language the thoughts and emotions appropriate to the occasion.
  3. c -Reading from a manuscript
    -Reciting from memory
    -Speaking impromptu
    -Speaking extemporaneously
  4. d A fallacy that assumes that taking a first step will lead to subsequent steps that cannot be prevented.
  5. e -Use emotional language.
    -Develop vivid examples.
    -Speak with sincerity and conviction.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Presenting another person's language or ideas as one's own
  2. -Be brief.
    -Make sure your remarks are completely accurate.
    -Adapt your remarks to the occasion.
    -Adapt your remarks to the main speaker.
    -Adapt your remarks to the audience.
    -Try to create a sense of anticipation and drama.
  3. Every word has shades of meaning that distinguish it from every other word.
  4. -Speaker
  5. Call up mental impression of sights, sounds, touch, smell, and taste.

5 True/False questions

  1. MetaphorA fallacy that forces listeners to choose between two alternatives when more than two alternatives exist.


  2. AlliterationRepetition of the initial consonant sound of close or adjoining words.


  3. Connotative meaningThe meaning suggested by the associations or emotions triggered by a word or phrase.


  4. Lucas' methods of dealing with nervousness-Acquire speaking experience.
    -Prepare, prepare, prepare.
    -Think positively.
    -Use the power of visualization.
    -Know that most nervousness is not visible.
    -Don't expect perfection.


  5. BandwagonA fallacy that assumes that because something is popular, it is therefore good, correct, or desirable.


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