ENL1829 Art of Oratory Brief Speech Assignment 2: 3% of
For your second brief speech assignment, you will talk about your favourite book or movie. The
speech should be about three minutes in length.
Submit the speech outline bef
Week 4, Day 2
Appendix D Writing Improvement Exercises (p.p. 442 - 443) #1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7,12, 14, 16, 18, 21
1. Which is more emphatic?
a. We need a faster, more efficient distribution system.
b. We need a better distribution system.
Sentence fragment, run-on sentence, or comma splice.
32. Companies sometimes sue their rivals they also may respond with counterattacks.
Companies sometimes sue their rivals. They also, may respond with counterattacks.
Karla M. Becerra
1. Chapter Review questions (p. 74) #1, 2, 8, 14, 15
1 How is revising different from proofreading?
Revising is when you read and look for changes in the content.
Proofreading is checking for problems in spelling, grammar, n
Karla Michelle Becerra
Week 4 Day 1
Chapter 3 Writing Improvement Exercises (p.p. 75 - 76) #2, 7, 11, 13, 16, 20, 27, 31, 34
2. Starting April 1st, all charges will be charged to your new credit card number.
7. Many younger managers are actually unprepare
Karla M. Becerra
WEEK 3, DAY 1
8. To prevent us from possibly losing large sums of money, our bank now requires
verification of any large cheque presented for immediate payment.
To prevent you from possibly losing large sums of money from y
If the response is favourable, we will probably start our Web site in January.
Please use your credit card to purchase household items for 60 days.
Needless Adverbs, Fillers, Repetitious Words
1. Web-based technology is streamlining administ
Week 6 D2 Homework
The subject line is vague
The introduction does not contain the main idea
Paragraphs are not easy to understand
No bulleted lists
There is no closing line or paragraph
Subject line is n
1. Why is it necessary to repeat key points in a business presentation?
Helps the audiences retain and understand the information.
5. What techniques are most effective for reducing stage fright?
Chapter 2 p.p. 39 - 46 : Audience Benefits
Audience: who are they? -Ask: my relationship, in company (what position), knowledge of
subject, culture, reaction to message
Once we know WHO our audience is we can progress to: Audience Benefits
Week 6 Day 2
Write lists as indicated below.
7. Use the following information to compose a single sentence that includes an introductory
statement and a list with letters (a, b, c). Do not list the items vertically.
The home page of
1595 MERIVALE ROAD
NEPEAN, ONTARIO, K2G 3J4
November 11, 2014
Mr. John Smith
1238 Morrison Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K2H 7L5
Dear Mr. Smith
SUBJECT: Claim made on November 06, 2014 for compensation due to incident
Regarding the compensation claimed on
ENL1829 Art of Oratory Brief Speech Assignment 3: 3% of
For your third brief speech assignment, you will tell three mini-stories about scars or injuries you have
had during your life time. The speech should be about 3 minutes in
b. I think everyone in the class should try Foam Roll
c. Preview: because 1. 2. 3 Increases blood flow throughout the body ,
Increased range of movement, and decreases injury chances/recovery time.
2. First Reas
Week 3 Day1 Homework
Chapter 2: 13, 15, 17, 24, 26, 29, 31, 36, 38, 44 (p.p. 48 - 49)
Audience Benefits and the You View
Revise the following sentences to emphasize the perspective of the audience and the you
13. Were requesting all employees to com