One thing you need to prepare on your wedding day is your speech as the groom. Probably, you are too busy to settle all the things you need to make your wedding success, but remember, the groom‘s speech is one of the most important aspects on your wedding day. It usually delivered after the bride’s father’s speech and before the best man speech.
You need to start your speech with ‘on behalf of my wife and I’, you will get the audience’s attention with this line. After the line, it is advisable to thank you the father of the bride for his speech, since his speech is the first speech delivered in your wedding.
You also have to thank everyone involved in your wedding, especially those who contribute to the success of the wedding. Then you have to thank the people who offered their gifts to you. Your thanks also have to go to the parents of both sides of giving the hands of their children to each other and their efforts to raise both of you.
After that, you have to toast your best man and the bridesmaids, as they have supporting your wedding. Compliment their performances as well as give your sincere gratitude to them.
Your compliment will not only go to the best man and the bridesmaids, but also to your wife. The bride must get your special compliment. This is the perfect moment for you to compliment the bride, say how gorgeous she is in her wedding gown. Express your love to her sincerely. Let the audience know that both of you are deeply in love and the wedding is just the best for the two of you.
Then, you should toast the guests for they have attended your wedding reception.
Special advice for you is that your speech must be brief, take 2 to 5 minutes for your speech. Do not take it any long than 5 minutes or you will drag the audience into boredom. Remember also to deliver your speech sincerely so that the audience know your speech comes deeply from your heart and they will appreciate your speech.