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Public Speaking MT

Public Speaking: Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society. 7th Edition. Jaffe

Rhetoric art of communication
Culture groups of people who have shared beliefs, values, and behaviors
Co-Culture sub-groups of culture
Transational Model of Communication represents communication as a process in which speakers and listeners work together to create mutual meanings. Includes sender, receiver, message, channel, & internal/external noise. Transaction ivolves sender encoding message & receiver decoding message.
Communication Apprehension anxiety before and during a speech
Public Speaking Anxiety anxiety specificly related to public speaking
Process Anxiety anxiety in preparation/writing of the speech
Performance Anxiety anxiety in the delivery of the speech
Five Canons of Rhetoric principles, standards, norms, or guidelines for creating and delivering a speech. Canons include: invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery
Canon of Invention principles for designing a speech that meet a need of a specific audience
Canon of Arrangement principles for organizing the speech into coherent main points
Canon of Style use of language
Canon of Memory lost canon; guidelines to help you remember your ideas
Canon of Delivery rules or standards for delivering a speech
Connectives words or phrases that link ideas together
Extemporaneous Delivery knowing the main idea well, but not knowing the exact wording; conversational
Four Types of Delivery extemporaneous, manuscript, memorized, impromptu
Physiological Anxiety noticable physical anxiety
Psychological Anxiety mental stress
Internal Monologue talking to yourself positively to change your outlook on your speech
Cognitive Modification changing your thinking positively
Visualization seeing yourself finish your speech from beginning to end
General Purpose To inform, to persuade, to entertain, or to commemorate; an overall goal
Specific Purpose Builds on general purpose and adds a reference to the audience
Thesis Statement central idea of the speech
Preview statement of what is upcoming in the speech
Primary Source Someone with first-hand experience with the source
Secondary Source Someone who has relayed information from a primary source
Specialized Databases search for terms while including/excluding specific words
Academic Journals specialized to academic disciplines; often peer reviewed
Organizational Patterns chronological, process, spatial, causal/cause-effect, problem-solution, pro-con, and topical
Chronological time or sequential (historical vs. process)
Process Speech sequential; how to complete a process
Pro-Con Shows both sides of an issue equally
Spatial directional
Causal/Cause-Effect main points are causes and effects
Problem-Solution main points are the problem and the solution(s)
Topical sub-topics of a large topic; frequently used
Signposts Next, first, last; help listener keep place in the speech
Transitions Review and preview
Rhetorical Questions answer in mind
Participatory Questions ask audience for response
Ways to get attentioion in an introduction quotes, questions, statistics, or stories
Functions of an Introduction get audience attention; reveal topic; establish credebility; preview mainpoints
Functions of a Conclusion Review main points; provide closure; provide challenge/thoughts for audience
Content Outline formal prep outline
Script entire speech written out
Speaking Notes speech on notecards
Key Words words that stimulate memory
Presentation Aids visual, audio, or multi-media aids that enhance the speech
Models smaller depicition of large objects
Six by Six Rule No more than six words per line and no more than six lines per slide
Flowcharts indicate a process
Diagrams depiction/drawing of a process
Line Graph shows trends over time
Bar Graph shows comparisons
Pie Graph Shows parts of a whole
Four Types of Delivery manuscript, memorized, extemporaneous, impromptu
Manuscript Delivery Reading a script
Memorized Delivery Memorization of the entire speech
Impromptu Delivery little or no preparation
Eye Contact indicates friendliness and credebility
Articulation how you say individual letters
Vocal Variation volume, pitch, and rate
Vocalized Pauses Space fillers; um, er, like
Connotative Meaning feelings and emotions associated with a word
Denotative Meaning Dictonary meaning
Informative Speech Types Demonstrative, descriptive, report, explanation
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