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Elements of Essays and Speeches
Types of Essays
explains a topic by providing information about it or by exploring an idea related to it
persuasive essay, or argument.
attempts to convince readers to accept the writers point of view on an issue or to take a particular course of action
presents experiences that inspired the writers thoughts or feelings about a topic
tells the story of real events or experiences
provides specific details to create an impression of a person, an object, or an experience
types of speeches
a formal prepared speech that is usually delivered by someone of importance
a prepared often formal speech that informs or instructs an audience
an informal speech delivered in a conversational style
a prepared often formal speech intended to teach or inspire
a prepared speech about a topic; may include visual aids
a speech delivered without preparation usually in a conversational style.