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focused, organized thinking about such things as the logical relationships among ideas, the soundness of edvidence, and the differences between fact and opinion.
A method of speech organization in which the main points divide the topic into logical and consistent sub topics
a graph that uses vertical or horizontal bars to show comparisons among two or more items.
Audience analysis that focuses on demographic factors such as, gender, religion, sexual orientation, group membership, and racial, ethnic, or cultural background
demographic audience analysis
A research aid that catalogues articles from a large number of magazines, journals, and newspapers
newspaper and periodical database
a summary of a magazine or journal article, written by someone other than the original author.
a method of speech organization in which the main points show a cause-effect relationship
a method of speech organization in which the first main point deals with the existence of a problem and the second main point presents a solution to the problem
A detailed outline developed during the process of speech preparation that includes the title, specific purpose, central idea, introduction, main points, subpoints, connectives, conclusion, and bibliography of a speech
the major points developed in the body of a speech. Most speeches contain from two to five main points.
a carefully perpared and rehearsed speech that is presented from a brief set of notes.
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