This glitch has it's up-side, because if I can feel like that, then I imagine that's what my own elocution did to my childhood attackers - their resentment was likely borne of a sense of inferiority and discomfort.
There was also quite a strong emphasis on sports, particularly track and field events like javelin throwing, shot putt, sprinting, and cross-country running as well as basic fencing technique and classes in elocution .
The week-long celebrations, which commenced on Monday last, included contests in quiz, elocution , dance, singing, mono action and hand-writing, besides a number of sports and games.
Settelen made videotapes of her practicing elocution and formal speechmaking with him, presumably to improve her performance as a public figure.
Did you know that Britain's ex-Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher trained to lower the pitch of her voice and improve her elocution so that she would sound more authoritative?
With this in mind it was decided to open the Powley Academy of Excellence (rumour has it there's an unprecedented attendance at the school with classes in self betterment and elocution completely booked out).
Della has a beautiful voice and great rapid-fire elocution , but the piece would be well served by tighter direction and fewer generalizations about gender in the comedic bits.
Authors of conduct manuals saw elocution as a skill to enhance the home, for reading aloud was regarded as an activity well suited to the woman's role in the domestic sphere.
Another of Roberts' fans, while filming, was Gay Harden, who portrays a teacher of speech, elocution and poise.
But here the roles are reversed, with Susannah York's money-grabbing socialite as the teacher in matters of elocution and manners.