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CMST 191 Instructor Harris Informative Speech First Draft My specific purpose for this speech is to inform my classmates about: I. Introduction a. “O’zapft is!” b. This is what the mayor chants at noon on the first day of celebration. c. Oktoberfest is one of the biggest celebrations in German culture. c.i. List facts about Oktoberfest? d. Throughout this speech I will touch on a few of the most important parts of this celebration: the origins of Oktoberfest, what actually happens during the celebration, and how tourism affects Germany during this time. II. Oktoberfest has very deep origins in the German culture. a. The early celebrations are quite different than those held now. a.i. History a.i.1. How Oktoberfest started a.i.2. Early traditions a.ii. Oktoberfest now a.ii.1. How traditions have changed a.ii.2. New traditions that have arisen b. This celebration is an important part of German culture. III. There are many different things that happen during Oktoberfest. a. There is traditional apparel that many Germans wear during Oktoberfest.
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Unformatted text preview: a.i. Men’s a.ii. Women a.iii. Difference between beginning and now b. The festive food is a huge part of the celebration. b.i. Food b.ii. Drink b.iii. What’s traditional c. There are many fun things to participate in during Oktoberfest. c.i. Events held c.ii. How traditions have changed IV. Tourism is greatly heightened during these two weeks. a. Economies a.i. How tourism creates revenue a.ii. Most valuable attractions b. Visitors b.i. Busiest times b.ii. Most visited spots b.iii. Countries with most tourists V. Conclusion a. So to sum things up, Oktoberfest has deep origins in the German culture, many things happen during the actual celebration, and it also affects other countries. b. Oktoberfest is one of the biggest celebrations in German culture. c. So if you ever hear “O’zapft is!” join in one of the biggest celebrations around....
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  • Winter '08
  • Xu
  • World Tourism Organization, german culture

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