Public Speaking:, "Chapter 9.3: Putting It Together: Steps to Complete Your Introduction"

Read this section to learn more about how to write a “clear and effective thesis statement. Scroll down to, the section “Thesis Statement.” This information applies to a written thesis or a speech.

A key “takeaway” from this reading is that a “clear thesis statement is essential to provide structure for a speaker and clarity for an audience.”

Exercise: Review the questions at the end of the chapter.  For example, how would you respond to question 1?