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Unformatted text preview: Ceremonial speeches articulate and reinforce shared social values. Most ceremonial speeches affirm existing values and traditions. Some ceremonial speeches promote social reform or encourage groups to reassess their values and priorities. 2. List at least three types of special occasion speeches and give an example of each. (10 points) A. Presentation and acceptance speeches Example: actors or actresses present a small speech when they are awarded a prize B. Commemoration and commencement speeches Example: a speech commemorating the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 C. Tributes and eulogies Example: speech in a funeral...
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- Spring '11
- Pearl Harbor, Eulogy, ceremonial speeches, Zheng Wu