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TECHNIQUES in Style

Using these TECHNIQUES in Style will help you use language appropriately, thus making your speech more effective!

Triplets, piling
E
liminate clutter
C
olorful adjectives and active verbs
H
umor, play on words
N
egative phrases
I
magery
Q
uotes and questions
U
se alliteration and antithesis
E
mploy parallelism
S
hort sentences