essay 2

ASSIGNMENT:  C   Evaluate the Presidential State of the Union Address of 


January 28, 2014)  here is the link for the speech i want to to write about 


Ch.S 151


Evaluating delivery




      25 Points Due Date: January 15 


Write a short  (three pages) evaluation of this speech, covering the 


following items.


1. Name, title, and/or position of speaker


2. Subject, date, and time of speech


3. Occasion for speech, including sponsoring group


4. Location of speech (describe the physical setting in detail)


5. Mode of presentation (impromptu, memorized, read from 


6. Discussion of appropriateness and effectiveness of mode of 


7. Description and discussion of speaker’s voice


8. Discussion of appropriateness and effectiveness of rate of speaking 


9. Discussion of appropriateness and effectiveness of loudness of 


manuscript, extemporaneous, etc.)




(including the use of pauses)


presentation (including any problems with equipment, such as 


microphone noises)


10. Discussion of speaker’s vocal variety.


11. Discussion of speaker articulation, enunciation, pronunciation, or 


12. Discussion of speaker’s use of body language (including facial 


13. Suggestions you would give this speaker for improving presentation 




expressions, eye contact, movement, gestures, and appearance


skills….yes, you may include suggestions!