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How to Give a Toast?

How to Give a Toast Speech?

If you are asked to give a toast, you possibly want to make your words count and make the most of the moment.

Check out the below video produced by Toastmasters International.

Learn some good tips on what to do and what not to do when offering a toast.

1. Keep it short and sweet.
2. Be careful with humor.
3. Practise.

For more tips, check out the article How to Give Really Good Toasts. The key points are as follows:

  1. Don’t make it about you.
  2. Keep it short.
  3. Embarrassing, isn’t the same as funny.
  4. Pick one story, maybe two.
  5. Write and rehearse.

Since 1924 Toastmasters International has helped more than four million people gain the confidence to communicate.  Join Toastmasters and find a club that you like to practise your speaking skills. You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.