Special Occasion Speeches Playlist
Special Occasion Speeches #1 Mastering the Toast
Recognize the characteristics of a toast.
Present a toast honouring an occasion or person.
Become a Toastmaster!
Special Occasion Speeches #2 Speaking in Praise
Prepare a speech praising or honouring someone either living or dead.
Address 5 areas concerning the individual and his/her accomplishments. Include anecdotes illustrating points within the speech.
Special Occasion Speeches #3 The Roast
Poke fun at a particular individual in a good-natured way.
Adapt and personalize humorous material from other sources.
Deliver jokes and humorous stories effectively.
Special Occasion Speeches #4 Presenting an Award
Present an award with dignity and grace.
Acknowledge the contributions of the recipient.
Special Occasion Speeches #5 Accepting an Award
Accept an award with dignity, grace and sincerity.
Acknowledge the presenting organisation.