connect to the audience
How does the thesis statement connect with the general and specific purpose of a speech?
What information do you feel is important to know about the target audience of an intended
Listed on the left are informative speech titles. Convert each one into a topic that is
appropriate for a persuasive speech. The first one is completed for you.
1. Nine Steps to a Healthy Lifestyle/ Lifestyle Changes Can Save Your Life
2. Technology in Today’s Society _____________________________
3. Alternative Health Care Options _____________________________
4. What is Stem Cell Research? _____________________________
5. Defining Sexual Harassment _____________________________
6. What you need to know about Facebook? _____________________________
7. Cultural Perspectives in a Global Economy __________