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How to organize and memorize a speech

Easily & Effectively


Ding Neng President NTU Toastmasters Club

Structure of a speech

Structure of a speech

Structure of a speech
Introduction Body Conclusion

How to start a speech Powerfully

T O N How to start a speech

T O N How to start a speech


This is my rst time giving a X speech, so sorry if...

T O N How to start a speech


This is my rst time giving a X speech, so sorry if...

X Let me tell you a joke rst...

T O N How to start a speech


This is my rst time giving a X speech, so sorry if...

X Let me tell you a joke rst... X Good evening ...

Better ways to start a speech

Better ways to start a speech


Open with a humorous or emotional story

Better ways to start a speech


Open with a humorous or emotional story

Better ways to start a speech

Better ways to start a speech


Ask an intriguing question

Better ways to start a speech


Ask an intriguing question

Better ways to start a speech

Better ways to start a speech


Do a relevant demonstration

Better ways to start a speech


Do a relevant demonstration

Better ways to start a speech

Better ways to start a speech

Better ways to start a speech


Shock the audience with facts and gures

Body of a speech

Body of a speech

Power of 3

Body of a speech

Power of 3

Body of a speech

Power of 3
Past Present Future

Body of a speech

Power of 3
Past Present Future
3 Lies All Men Tell Women

Body of a speech

Power of 3
Past Present Future
3 Lies All Men Tell Women
3 Reasons Why You Shouldnt Come To NTU

Body of a speech

Body of a speech

Make a point Tell a story

Body of a speech

Body of a speech
How to make a story effective

Body of a speech
How to make a story effective
Focus on the drama, not people or place

Body of a speech
How to make a story effective
Focus on the drama, not people or place Have a message

Body of a speech
How to make a story effective
Focus on the drama, not people or place Have a message A good speech is not written, its rewritten

How to conclude a speech

T O N How to conclude a speech


X X X

T O N How to conclude a speech


X Introduce a new point X X

T O N How to conclude a speech


X Introduce a new point X End abruptly X

T O N How to conclude a speech


X Introduce a new point X End abruptly X Go overtime

Better ways to conclude a speech

Better ways to conclude a speech


Review your points and tie up with introduction

Better ways to conclude a speech


Review your points and tie up with introduction

Better ways to conclude a speech


End with a relevant story + a quote.

Better ways to conclude a speech

End with an action plan

How to memorize your speech?

How to memorize your speech?


1. Write down my entire speech

How to memorize your speech?


1. Write down my entire speech 2. Memorize

How to memorize your speech?


1. Write down my entire speech 2. Memorize
Opening Key points Closing

How to memorize your speech?


1. Write down my entire speech 2. Memorize
Opening Key points Closing

3. Others, use my own words

How to memorize your speech?


The less you memorize, the less youll forget

How to memorize your speech?


The less you memorize, the less youll forget Dont memorize. Internalize it!

Experience is the best teacher in life.

r e h t O Experience is the best teacher in life.

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