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Unformatted text preview: Eulogies, etc. Narrow topic Factors: Time Can’t cover everything What is most important Be more specific Specific purpose statement Inform audience about___________ Inspire the audience to___________ Persuade the audience to____________ Topic to purpose the thesis Determine topic Decide on general purpose Specific purpose statement Devise thesis statement Thesis Clearly expresses central idea Concisely identifies topic Phrases about each main point Indicates perspective Guides speech and keeps you on track...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2011 for the course COMM 251 taught by Professor Christinemoore during the Spring '09 term at Boise State.
- Spring '09