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Chapter 16. Body Building > Getting It on Paper - Pg. 137

Body Building 137 The Least You Need to Know · Savvy speechwriters make effective use of their time by dividing their task into three parts: planning, writing, and revising. · Like a good undergarment, a method of organization supports the whole speech. Pick the method of or- ganization that suits your purpose, audience, and material. · Don't skimp on the details, examples, statistics, facts, and other back-up information. That's what makes your point or entertains your audience. · Use transitions and other rhetorical devices to create unity and coherence. · Be complete, but exhaust neither the topic nor the audience.