Oracy is to speaking what numeracy is to mathematics or literacy to reading and writing. In short, it’s nothing more than being able to express yourself well. It’s about having the vocabulary to say what you want to say and the ability to structure your thoughts so that they make sense to others.
Find out more at esu.org/oracy
About the English-Speaking Union:
A charity working to give young people the speaking and listening skills and the cross-cultural understanding they need to thrive.