100 200 400 300 400 Word Wizardy Number 1 Fear GrammarAudience 300 200 400 200 100 500 100
Row 1, Col 1 “If we deny our children an education, ignorance will grow like a cancer” uses a type of literary device. What is a simile?
1,2 Situation is new and unknown Afraid you will fail Appear foolish or bore the audience What are causes of being afraid to speak in front of people?
1,3 Listen for farther [or] further instructions. What is further?
1,4 To be informed To be trained To be persuaded To be entertained Why do audiences listen to a speaker?
2,1 the initial sounds in words or in stressed syllables within the words are repeated in a pleasing or memorable manner: “unnoticed and unused,” “hallowed halls,” “protect and preserve peace” What is alliteration?
2,2 1.Experience 2.Mental Rehearsal 3.Relaxation Techniques What are methods to control stage fright?
2,3 My relative immigrated [or] emigrated from Bohemia. What is emigrate?
2,4 Age range Male/female ratio Occupational & economic status Political orientation Leisure activities What are the characteristics of those who will be in my audience?
3,1 “…we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor” is an example What is a triad?
3,2 What is ‘a’? Daily Double!! a b c d The location of the diaphragm (a, b, c, or d).
3,3 Going out to parties has lost its [or] it’s appeal for my friends and me. What is its?
3,4 When and where will I be speaking? What do they want to hear? Why are they listening? What are some questions I should ask about my audience?
4,1 : “as you know,” “I think,” “you may be aware of,” “needless to say,” “it has been shown that,” “to be honest,” “it is widely known that” are examples of… What are filler words?
4,2 from the diaphragm Expand the diaphragm and stomach What is breathing technique to help control nervousness?
4,3 Is your coach taller then [or] than you? What is than?
4,4 “No man is an island” was said by… Who is English poet John Donne?
5,1 descriptive and expressive words that paint pictures the audience can see What are vivid words? (accept imagery)
5,2 True or False: One of the best methods to reduce anxiety is to practice speaking in front of an audience What is true?
5,3 To effect [or] affect change, all of the political party members must work hard and have patience. What is effect?
5,4 The type of speech that expects audience members to participate: informative, training, persuasive, or entertainment What is training?