Preparing a speech. Making language effective and persuading

Preparing a speech. Making language effective and persuading

Rhetoric (giving general public speeches) was considered an art form, in contrast to an actor’s play, poetry taking into consideration the necessary imagination, the spiritual pleasure given by public “reflection aloud.” But, unlike other sciences that are philological rhetoric has been over and over repeatedly criticized as “empty language”. 继续阅读“Preparing a speech. Making language effective and persuading”