Correct use of “Trigger Words” or “Punch Words” is a critical component of comedic timing. If you get it wrong, you may get silence. If you get it right, you’ll get laughter!
Pauses in humor delivery are a critical part of comedic timing. Simple changes to cadence, sentence structure, and purposeful pauses can be the difference between getting no audience response, a chuckle, or a belly-laugh. In this lesson, learn a process you can use to maximize the impact of humor in your presentation!