Category Archives: Adv: The entertaining speaker

Five projects in this advanced workbook

Dear mum, 70 Reasons why

The Entertaining Speaker (2007-06) #5 - Speaking After Dinner (8:00-10:00 min) Deliver an entertaining after-dinner talk on a specific theme; Deliver the talk using the skills developed in the preceding projects. ##Starts Hello! Hello! HELLO WEMBLEY! It is really good to see you all here. I want to thank you all for coming.  I really appreciate the effort, planning … Continue Reading ››

Project 3: Yarns from the farm

Speech 3 from the The Entertaining Speaker (2007-06) manual - Make Them Laugh.

Objectives:

Prepare a humorous speech drawn from your own experience. Strengthen the speech by adapting and personalizing humorous material from outside sources. Deliver the speech in a way that makes the humour effective. Speech timings:  5:00, 6:00, 7:00

The Speech

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Project 2: Life and living

The Entertaining Speaker (2007-06) #2 - Resources for Entertainment (5:00-7:00 min)

Humorous or dramatic material from sources other than personal experience; Adapt material to suit the topic, personality, and the audience; Use entertaining material to convey a serious message. Introduction: Reflections on the meaning and instructions of life

The Talk

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The sailor tells stories of winds, the ploughman of bulls, and I tell stories of…?

Background

The Entertaining Speaker. Project 1 “Entertain using humour or drama from your personal experience; Organize entertaining speech; Deliver in an interpretative manner.”

Opening

Wow would you look at that!…another white wall that isn’t. White is never white…It could be new white, house white, great white!  That is before you consider if is cream, smoker’s teeth, or simply … Continue Reading ››