ORAL COMMUNICATION

DEF: Non written communication is referred to as oral communication .

CHARACTERISTIC OF ORAL COMUNICATION :

1. Know the purpose before reporting

2. Know to collect , classify interpret and organize our material .

3. Use the visual aids

4. Orient the listener in the beginning, give details in the text and summarize at the

end .

5. Easier to express .

6. Speak more for more practice in speaking and expressing .

7. Accent must be correct, spelling and punctuation are no problem

8. Easy to adjust the message .

9. Have the aid of facial expression , tone of voice and gestures in expression .

GIVING SPEECHES AND ORAL PRESENTATION :

There are four methods

1. Extemporaneous method:

Speaker communicates on the groundwork of pre-planned outlines or notes e.g. comments, quotations, statistics, facts, figures ,etc.

2. Manuscript reading method:

Speakers often looks at his audience, and sometimes speak out of written manuscript to emphasize and elaborate some point .

3. Memorization Method:

Speaker communicates by memory . Before delivering the speech , must has the theme of the message .

4.Impromptu method

The speakers communicates, training the message . It refers to without preparation .