There is now more need than ever that the teacher of music or elocution should be intellectual and not mechanical in his methods.
"Voice Production in Singing and Speaking" by Wesley Mills
Jingle's jerky system of elocution would seem a complete disqualification.
"Pickwickian Studies" by Percy Fitzgerald
ELOCUTION MADE EASY for Clergymen, Public Speakers, and Readers, Lecturers, Actors.
"Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children" by W. Houghton
He took lessons in elocution, happily without damage to his natural force, earnestness, and grace of delivery.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
For the finish, some person addicted to elocution usually recites a poem to piano accompaniment.
"Cobb's Bill-of-Fare" by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
That fencing, dancing, and elocution are useful to the actor I do not deny.
"The Idler Magazine, Volume III, June 1893" by Various
Can a death-severed heart's elocution be imitated more aptly, more touchingly?
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 356, June, 1845" by Various
Then he went to Rhodes, and spent two years in the study of elocution.
"Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
She cuts short her aunt's elocution, and goes with listless weariness to her own apartments.
"The Diamond Coterie" by Lawrence L. Lynch
I'm all right now, and if you'll just elocute that thing, while I array myself in purple and fine linen, I'm sure it will all come back to me.
"Patty's Summer Days" by Carolyn Wells
STAFFORD, Va.— Leroy Richmond, gifted with a mellifluous voice and precise elocution, was often asked to read safety announcements at the Brentwood Road complex of the Postal Service in Washington.
The shop was in a working-class neighborhood, and young Vidal, dreaming of better things, took elocution lessons to rid himself of his cockney diction.