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is the art of clear and expressive speaking, particularly focusing on distinct pronunciation and articulation.

Elocution is critical for anyone who wants to be an effective public or performer.

Good elocution involves more than just clarity. It incorporates the right intonation, stress, and rhythm to enhance your message. Practicing elocution can help a emphasize important points and engage the audience more effectively.

Consider Martin Luther King Jr.'s ‘I Have a Dream' speech. His impeccable elocution, with precise pauses and emphatic stress, profoundly impacted his listeners.

Improving your elocution will dramatically increase the power and appeal of your public speaking.