P11.3 / Many experienced speakers are more comfortable with a brief set of notes, or not notes at all, which allows them to communicate more directly with the audience.
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Football superstar David Beckham (L) answers a question during a press conference at a primary school in Beijing on March 20. Beckham flew to Beijing on March 20 to take up a role as ambassador for the Chinese Super League, with domestic media saying he will visit three cities on a five day trip. AFP PHOTO /WANG ZHAO (Photo credit should read WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)