The FREE speaking practice email service
Improve your speaking ability in a minute a day ... free of charge.
Practising impromptu or prepared speaking on a regular basis, even for a minute a day can help improve your speaking and thinking skills.
Subscribe to the DITTY service where you receive two topics a day during weekdays (so you can practise with someone else, should you wish) on a wide variety of subjects, along with suggested techniques for practising.
The DITTY service is based on a Dale Carnegie principle and has been running since 2002, providing thousands of practice topics to people worldwide.
It is of benefit to those who would like to improve their speaking skills and their confidence for work, business, education and social situations. It can help when you are in meetings, at network events, in interviews, giving presentations, learning English, attending public speaking groups ... and more.
Sample topics include:
Are women treated differently to men in work when it comes to promotion?Is head-hunting a fair way to find a suitable employee?
Do you think there are life forms on other planets?
Where is your ideal place for a holiday?What’s your favourite book?
Is 65 a good age to retire?
The main purpose newspapers exist is…
Look out of the nearest window and describe what the view would have looked like 100 years ago
"I have been receiving DITTY for about 12 months or so now, and I cannot put into words how much it has helped me. Not only to develop my speech writing and public speaking skills, but building my confidence and self-esteem as well." Mitchell Chapman
"I would like to say how much I enjoy the daily DITTYs, they provoke lots of discussion here at work and at home or even just some interesting thoughts for myself." Fiona Henderson
"Thanks for the prompting, DITTY has helped me to develop to a higher level." L.W.
"Thank you for your daily DITTYs. They are certainly helping to develop my thoughts on many things." S.S.
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