Speech 8 Primer

Speech 8 Primer - Speech#8 Persuasive Speech Primer...

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Speech #8: Persuasive Speech Primer Definition of a Persuasive Speech A persuasive speech is a speech that has the specific purpose of creating, reinforcing, or changing an audience’s beliefs or actions. Examples: Creating, reinforcing, changing beliefs or actions Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that life existed on Mars 3 billion years ago. Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that genetically engineered crops pose serious dangers to the environment and to human health. Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that poaching of wild animals is a serious international problem. Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that bicycle riding is the ideal form of land transportation. Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that capital punishment is morally and legally wrong. Sample Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that the SAT should no longer be used in determining college admission. Assignment (See Description for Speech #8: Organizing and Outlining the Persuasive Speech of Community Connection in workbook for more details) Students will create and present a persuasive speech that advocates the support of a charity or organization. Organization and evidence [supporting materials] play a central role in a
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