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TED: The Human Voice

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The speaker has assembled eight deadly sins of speaking.

True

False

Not stated


What is "dogmatism"?

Speaking ill of somebody who is not present

Another form of negativity

The confusion of facts with opinions


How many powerful cornerstones or foundations

are there?

seven

five

four


Which of the mentioned deadly sins of speaking

demeans our language?

The fourth one

The sixth one

The second one


Which word do powerful foundations spell?

HAIL

MAIL

SEIL


According to the speaker, what does

"honesty" mean?

Standing in your own truth

Being yourself

Being true in what you say, being straight and clear


Why do we vote for politicians with lower voices?

Because we associate depth with power and with authority

Because there are a number of habits they tend

to move away from

Because they do not have a blamethrower


According to the speaker, what is timbre?

This is the meta-language that we use in order

to impart meaning

It is the way our voice feels

It's root one for meaning in conversation


How can we make people pay attention to what we say?

By broadcasting the whole time

By saying something really loud

By getting very quiet


What can help us to improve our timbre?

Breathing, posture and exercises

Pace and volume

Prosody

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