相信對很多人來說,英文簡報簡直是可怕的夢魘!但在職場上,用英文做簡報不但加分,而且也是出國工作的必備。跟大家分享一些超實用的說法,多多練習絕對能讓你輕鬆掌握英文簡報秘訣!

一、簡報器材

1. video projector 投影機
2. digital video camera 數位攝影機
3. projection screen 投影幕
4. laser pointer 雷射筆
5. microphone 麥克風
6. slide 幻燈片
7. whiteboard 白板
8. markers 馬克筆

二、準備簡報或演說

1.Have you done a trial run yet? 你有先試著說一次嗎?

※複習:go over
※請教某人的看法:bounce an idea off of someone

例句: Can I bounce a few ideas off of you? 我可以請教你一些看法嗎?

2.I’m sure that I’ve dotted all the i’s and crossed all the t’s.我確定我已經做好萬全的準備了!

※to do the i’s and cross t’s 是指將一件事情徹底完成

3.I am trying not to get stage fright!我試著不要怯場!

※表達緊張:Butterflies in one’s stomach

三、開始簡報

歡迎大家的出席

1. Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you all for being here. 各位先生女士,午安,很高興你們來到這裡
2. Hello! I’m so glad you could all be here today. 嗨,很高興你們今天都能來到這裡

介紹演說主旨

1. We’ve come here today to learn about…今天大家齊聚一堂,是要認識些…
2. Today, I’d like to talk to you about…今天,我想和各位談談…
3. I intend to give you an overview of ….我想(題目),向各位做個總結
4. My focus will be on…我會把焦點放在
5. This presentation will cover…這次簡報將涵蓋了…(主體)

提出問題、故事、讓人訝異的事實

1. I recently learned that…我最近才知道…
2. While I was thinking about this speech, I was reminded of…當我在構思這場演說時,我想起了…
3. The reason I’m so passionate about (主題) has to do with my experience as a young woman / man. While I was there, I witnessed….我會對 (主題) 有這麼大的熱忱,與我年輕時的經歷有很大的關係。我在那裡時,曾目睹…
4. Have you ever wondered…各位是否想過…
5. Imagine if you…試想一下,如果你….
6. Can you even conceive of it? 你能想像嗎?

鼓勵觀眾提問

1. Please feel free to interrupt with questions at any time. 若有問題,請你們隨時發問
2. I’ll be happy to answer all of your questions at the end. 我很樂意在簡報結束時回答各位的問題
3. I welcome questions, but I must ask you to hold them until the end of the talk. 我十分歡迎各位的提問,但請各位留到簡報最後再提出