Assignment Content
Read Chapter 1 in the textbook
Answer the following questions, providing detailed explanations and specific examples with each response.
(3 paragraphs with at least 7 sentences in each)
1. What are 4 reasons for fear/nervousness?
2. Why would memorizing a speech be a bad method to use when presenting your speech?
3. What techniques can a speaker use to reduce excessive tension before a speech?
4. Give the 3 general purposes for speeches and provide an example for each purpose.
5. What is the central idea of a speech?
The link for the chapter is at the bottom

1.1 Communication: History and Forms


Approximately 250 words