07/07/2015 12:30 EDT | Updated 07/07/2015 12:59 EDT

7 Simple Tips To Pulling Off The Perfect Wedding Toast

Being asked to give a toast at your friend's wedding is an honour, but it can also be a terror.

Standing in front of a mixed crowd of friends and family (some of whom you might not even know) is intimidating, but it gets worse when you realize your speech will probably be recorded and watched for years and years.

But it doesn't have to be that bad. You can save yourself (and your friends) from embarrassment by following a few simple steps. In the video above we cover seven things that will take your toast from so-so to super.

Watch the video above to learn all the tricks.

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