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Ch 6: Essential Elements of Speech & Discourse

About This Chapter

Study the essential elements of speech and discourse by viewing these lessons. The chapter also contains other educational resources, like quizzes and worksheets, that will be useful in helping you understand these topics.

Essential Elements of Speech & Discourse - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter review some of the essential elements of speech and discourse that you may need to know for an exam. Each lesson is dedicated to a different subtopic, ensuring that you learn the most comprehensive information on this subject. When the chapter is complete, you will be able to

  • Define and give examples of academic discourse
  • Identify activities that promote and improve speech communication skills
  • Share the characteristics of oral and written discourse

After you've completed the lessons, you can ensure that you have accurately understood each point by taking the practice quizzes. If you want to return to specific points, each lesson has a video tag that allows you to jump right to key concepts. Make sure to track your progress with the dashboard so you can see how far you've come as you go through each lesson.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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