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10.1: Determining Your Main Ideas

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    Learning Objectives

    1. Revisit the function of a specific purpose.
    2. Understand how to make the transition from a specific purpose to a series of main points.
    3. Be able to narrow a speech from all the possible points to the main points.
    4. Explain how to prepare meaningful main points.


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