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From the Ted Talk "Shabana Basij-Rasikh: Dare to educate Afghan girls"

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Afghanistan looks so different from here in America. I find that Americans see the fragility in changes. I fear that these changes will not last much beyond the U.S. troops' withdrawal. But when I am back in Afghanistan, when I see the students in my coolsh and their parents who advocate for them, who encourage them, I see a promising future and ntigsla hgcena. To me, Afghanistan is a country of peoh and boundless possibilities, and every single day the girls of SOLA remind me of that. Like me, they are dreaming big.

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Afghanistan looks so different from here in America. I find that Americans see the fragility in changes. I fear that these changes will not last much beyond the U.S. troops' withdrawal. But when I am back in Afghanistan, when I see the students in my ______ and their parents who advocate for them, who encourage them, I see a promising future and _______ ______. To me, Afghanistan is a country of ____ and boundless possibilities, and every single day the girls of SOLA remind me of that. Like me, they are dreaming big.

Solution

  1. school
  2. change
  3. hope
  4. lasting

Original Text

Afghanistan looks so different from here in America. I find that Americans see the fragility in changes. I fear that these changes will not last much beyond the U.S. troops' withdrawal. But when I am back in Afghanistan, when I see the students in my school and their parents who advocate for them, who encourage them, I see a promising future and lasting change. To me, Afghanistan is a country of hope and boundless possibilities, and every single day the girls of SOLA remind me of that. Like me, they are dreaming big.

Important Words

  1. advocate
  2. afghanistan
  3. america
  4. americans
  5. big
  6. boundless
  7. change
  8. country
  9. day
  10. dreaming
  11. encourage
  12. fear
  13. find
  14. fragility
  15. future
  16. girls
  17. hope
  18. lasting
  19. parents
  20. possibilities
  21. promising
  22. remind
  23. school
  24. single
  25. sola
  26. students
  27. withdrawal