How to write and deliver a powerful speech in English
Gain the confidence you need to talk in public when English is your second language
- Speak English but worry that it’s not good enough for public speaking?
- Have excellent written English but are concerned about your pronunciation?
- Aren’t sure that you can put together a speech that will truly communicate what you want?
Public speaking is hard enough at the best of times. It’s even more difficult when you’re doing it in a foreign language. It’s not just that you have to write a speech that captures everything you need to say and put it into words that your audience will find interesting, engaging, and motivating. You’ve also got to communicate those words in a manner that’s entertaining and captivating so your audience truly listens to everything you’ve got to say.
It’s a massive challenge for any non-English speaking business leader.
That’s why we’ve put together an ESL course designed with your specific needs in mind. Our course will give you the skills and confidence you need to prepare and deliver a powerful speech in English that will make everyone sit up and take notice.
In our ESL course for business leaders, you will learn:
- How to structure a speech in English
- How to adapt a speech written in your native tongue so that it’s a faithful translation that genuinely communicates your intent
- Specific phrases, idioms, and slang that will support your message and connect with your audience
- How to improve your pronunciation so that you can tackle difficult terms and words with confidence
- How to include humour for effect
- How to use industry-specific vocabulary and phrases
- How to improve your English language skills so that you can be fully confident when you make your speech
For further details on how our ESL course can help you with your speeches and presentations, contact us today.
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