Debate Terms - Comprehensive List
Comprehensive list of debate terms taken from "Speaking, Listening, and Understanding," an introductory debate textbook written by Gary Rybold from Irvine Valley College.
CEFR Domain: Public.
CEFR Activity: Production / Speaking - Sustained monologue putting a case (e.g., in a debate).
Can develop a clear argument, expanding and supporting his/her points of view at some length with subsidiary points and relevant examples.
Can give a clear, prepared academic presentation, giving reasons in support of or against a particular point of view and giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.
National Framework of EFL for Higher Education in Israel: Upper Intermediate level.