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From the Ted Talk "James Cameron: Before Avatar ... a curious boy"

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Since then, in the intervening 40 ysrae, I've spent about 3,000 hours underwater, and 500 hours of that was in submersibles. And I've learned that that deep-ocean mveeintrnon, and even the shallow oceans, are so rich with amazing life that really is beyond our imagination. Nature's imagination is so boundless compared to our own meager human imagination. I still, to this day, asdtn in eubsaotl awe of what I see when I make these dives. And my love affair with the naoec is ongoing, and just as strong as it ever was.

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Since then, in the intervening 40 _____, I've spent about 3,000 hours underwater, and 500 hours of that was in submersibles. And I've learned that that deep-ocean ___________, and even the shallow oceans, are so rich with amazing life that really is beyond our imagination. Nature's imagination is so boundless compared to our own meager human imagination. I still, to this day, _____ in ________ awe of what I see when I make these dives. And my love affair with the _____ is ongoing, and just as strong as it ever was.

Solution

  1. environment
  2. ocean
  3. years
  4. stand
  5. absolute

Original Text

Since then, in the intervening 40 years, I've spent about 3,000 hours underwater, and 500 hours of that was in submersibles. And I've learned that that deep-ocean environment, and even the shallow oceans, are so rich with amazing life that really is beyond our imagination. Nature's imagination is so boundless compared to our own meager human imagination. I still, to this day, stand in absolute awe of what I see when I make these dives. And my love affair with the ocean is ongoing, and just as strong as it ever was.

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collocation frequency
science fiction 9
deep ocean 3

Important Words

  1. absolute
  2. affair
  3. amazing
  4. awe
  5. boundless
  6. compared
  7. day
  8. dives
  9. environment
  10. hours
  11. human
  12. imagination
  13. intervening
  14. learned
  15. life
  16. love
  17. meager
  18. ocean
  19. oceans
  20. ongoing
  21. rich
  22. shallow
  23. spent
  24. stand
  25. strong
  26. submersibles
  27. underwater
  28. years