23 Explain why it is important to study public speaking.
24 Discuss in brief the history of public speaking.
25 Sketch and explain a model that illustrates the compo-
nents and the process of communication.
Why study Public speaking?
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The first time I did this exercise, after just 40 days I noticed that all my negative internal self-talk
had totally vanished, crowded out by the daily pos-itive focus of the Mirror Exercise. I used to
berate myself for things like mis-placing my car keys
I am grieved, indeed, cried Darcy: grievedshocked. But is it certain, absolutely
Oh, yes! They left Brighton together on Sunday night, and were traced
almost to London, but not
beyond: they are certainly
not gone to Scotland.
And what has been do
Judy can kiss my bogan arse. Shes been giving me such a hard time recently. Think maybe shes
Think maybe youre just annoying?
She lay down and lifted her right leg up in front of her, waiting. I went over and knelt before her,
Jean Louise shook her head in wonder. Lord, she thought, there must be something in the water
Alexandras voice cut through her ruminations: Jean Louise, did y ou come down on the train
Caught offside, it took a moment for her to ascertain what
Ive experienced direct discrimination based on race only once in my life. One day
I foolishly said to my father that there was no racism in America. Only equal
opportunity that black people kick aside because we dont want to take
responsibility for oursel