欢迎观众并介绍自己Welcome your audience and introduce yourself
吸引注意Capture their attention
说明重点Identify your number one goal or topic of presentation
大纲简介Give a quick outline of your presentation
指导如何提问Provide instructions for how to ask questions(if appropriate for your situation)
Great,now you have the general outline of an introduction for a speech or presentation in English.So let’s focus on some of the key expressions you can use for each step.This will help you think about what to say and how to say it so you can sound confident and prepared in your English presentation.
It is polite to start with a warm welcome and to introduce yourself.Everyone in the audience will want to know who you are.Your introduction should include your name and job position or the reason you are an expert on your topic.The more the audience trusts you,the more they listen.
Welcome to[name of company or event].My name is[name]and I am the[job title or background information].
Thank you for coming today.I’m[name]and I’m looking forward to talking with you today about[your topic].
Good morning/afternoon ladies and gentlemen.I’d like to quickly introduce myself.I am[name]from[company or position].(formal)
On behalf of[name of company],I’d like to welcome you today.For those of you who don’t already know me,my name is[name]and I am[job title or background].(formal)
Hi everyone.I’m[name and background].I’m glad to be here with you today.Now let’s get started.(informal)
吸引观众的注意Capture Their Attention
For more information about how to best capture your audience’s attention and why,please see the next session below.However,here are a few good phrases to get you started.
Did you know that[insert an interesting fact or shocking statement]?
Have you ever heard that[insert interesting fact or shocking statement]?
Before I start,I’d like to share a quick story about[tell your story]…
I remember[tell your story,experience or memory]…
When I started preparing for this talk,I was reminded of[tell your story,share your quote or experience]…
At this stage,you want to be clear with your audience about your primary topic or goal.Do you want your audience to take action after your talk?Is it a topic everyone is curious about(or should be curious about)?This should be just one or two sentences and it should be very clear.
This morning I’d like to present our new[product or service].
Today I’d like to discuss…
Today I’d like to share with you…
What I want to share with you is…
My goal today is to help you understand…
During my talk this morning/afternoon,I’ll provide you with some background on[main topic]and why it is important to you.
I will present my findings on…
By the end of my presentation,I’d like for you to know…
I aim to prove to you/change your mind about…
I’d like to take this opportunity to talk about…
As you know,this morning/afternoon I’ll be discussing…