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Good presentation talents are key to a profitable occupation in academia. This advisor offers examples taken from genuine displays given either by way of local and non-native teachers overlaying a large choice of disciplines.

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With plan and hope you can also use the present simple. We are currently looking for partners in this project. We plan/are planning to extend this research into the following areas … We hope/are hoping to find a new way to solve PQR. You can use a mix of the future continuous and the future simple to give the idea of an already scheduled plan: In the next phase we will be looking at XYZ. This will involve ABC. Chapter 4 Writing the text of your slides Factoids 1. Over a three-day conference the average attendee will see between 300 and 500 slides.

6% (Yemen 0%). 6. "When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful" Malala Yousafazai (2014 Nobel Prize Winner) 2) When you have written your script, decide at which points you would insert slides and what these slides would contain. 3) If you opt not to do exercises 1 and 2, write the introduction to a presentation on your own research by answering the following questions. • What is the current situation? • Why is this a problem? • What should be done? • Benefits of doing it. • Drawbacks of doing it • What happens if it isn’t done?

The less time you have to give the audience important technical info 26 Here are some examples of sentences from the beginning of a presentation that could be deleted because they delay giving important information to the audience. The work I am going to present to you today is … My presentation always begins with a question. I have prepared some slides. This presentation is taken from the first draft of my thesis. The title of my research is … Here are some phrases that could be reduced considerably, as shown by the brackets: Testing [can be considered an activity that] is time consuming The main aim of our research [as already shown in the previous slides] is to find new methodologies for calculating stress levels.

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