M01 Sample Speech Assignment.docx - M01 Sample Speech...

  • Ashford High Sch
  • GEO 211 2020
  • Homework Help
  • dyaze94
  • 4
  • 96% (26) 25 out of 26 people found this document helpful

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 4 pages.

M01 Sample Speech Assignment: Sarah Kay, "If I should have a daughter" Submit Assignment What was the speaker’s specific purpose, as you understood it? – To inform the audience of the importance of raising and teaching your children about the world. What was the speaker’s central idea, as you understood it? - There are things in the world that are difficult and unpredictable, but there will always be someone there to help lift you up and guide you toward the right path. Who was her target audience? – Parents/Role Models What did the speaker do to adapt to the audience and the occasion? – She told occasional jokes in her poem and she used her hands to emphasize certain points. What organizational pattern did the speaker use for his/her main points? – She used examples and hypotheticals to help describe her main points. What parts of a formal introduction did this speaker do? How did she accomplish this? (Gain attention, motivate the audience to listen, establish credibility, and preview the body). – She used a hypothetical statement “If I should have a daughter” to help grab the audience’s attention. She also made a notable statement of her daughter referring to her as Point B, explaining that she always has the option to fall back on her if need be.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture