2010

English for Presentations at International Conferences

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-6590-5 (Print) 978-1-4419-6591-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Preparation and Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      Ten Stages in Preparing Your Slides

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-25

      Writing Out Your Speech in English

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      Pages 27-36

      Pronunciation and Intonation

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      Pages 37-45

      Practice and Learn from Other People’s Presentations

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      Pages 47-53

      Handling Your Nerves

  3. What to Write on the Slides

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-63

      Titles

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      Pages 65-73

      Writing and Editing the Text of the Slides

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      Pages 75-79

      Using Bullets

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      Pages 81-94

      Visual Elements and Fonts

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      Pages 95-101

      Getting and Keeping the Audience’s Attention

  4. What to Say and Do at Each Stage of the Presentation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-115

      Ten Ways to Begin a Presentation

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      Pages 117-122

      Outline and Transitions

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      Pages 123-130

      Methodology

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      Pages 131-136

      Results and Discussion

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      Pages 137-143

      Conclusions

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      Pages 145-149

      Questions and Answers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-163

      Useful Phrases

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 165-179