Unit 12: Who Do You Consider a Good Public Speaker?
In this Unit, we are asking, "Who do you consider a good public speaker?" Watch a recorded speech of someone you consider to be a good speaker. Possibilities include Ken Burns, Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Sonia Sotomayor, and the list goes on. You will find TedTalks on Youtube or famous historical and contemporary examples at this website: http://www.americanrhetoric.com
Analyze the speech, the style, and the delivery. Take notes as you watch! Complete the attached worksheet for the unit. Be sure to use complete sentences and answer each question with at least one full paragraph.
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