he C Speech
Conforms to type assigned (informative, persuasive, etc.)
Conforms to the time limit.
Exhibits sound organization: a clear purpose isadequately supported by main ideas that are easilyidentified.
ulfills any special requirements of the assignment, such as touse three illustrations or statistics or a specified number of oralsource citations.
Is intellectually sound in addressing aworthwhile topicwithadequate and dependable evidence. Worthwhile topics havesome exigence, provide new information or a fresh perspective. At the C level, this may entail a vague or simplistic thesis, or evidence that is too obvious or easily accessible.
Exhibits reasonable directness and communicativeness indelivery. In other words, the speaker attempts to ³connect´personally with the audience.
Is ready for presentation on date assigned.