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From the Ted Talk "Brenda Romero: Gaming for understanding"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So now, this is an abrupt transition here. There was three years where I actually did have a real job, sort of. I was the head of a college department teaching games, so, again, it was sort of a aerl job, and now I got to talk about making them as opposed to making them. Part of the job of it, when you're a chair of a mpterndtae, is to eat, and I did that very well — and so I'm out at a dinner with this guy called Zig Jackson. So this is Zig in this photograph, this is also one of Zig's photographs. He's a prghreaothop. And he goes all around the rnyutco taking pictures of himself, and you can see here he's got Zig's Indian evntserraoi. And this particular soht — this is one of the more traditional shots. This is a rain dancer.

Open Cloze

So now, this is an abrupt transition here. There was three years where I actually did have a real job, sort of. I was the head of a college department teaching games, so, again, it was sort of a ____ job, and now I got to talk about making them as opposed to making them. Part of the job of it, when you're a chair of a __________, is to eat, and I did that very well — and so I'm out at a dinner with this guy called Zig Jackson. So this is Zig in this photograph, this is also one of Zig's photographs. He's a ____________. And he goes all around the _______ taking pictures of himself, and you can see here he's got Zig's Indian ___________. And this particular ____ — this is one of the more traditional shots. This is a rain dancer.

Solution

  1. real
  2. shot
  3. country
  4. photographer
  5. department
  6. reservation

Original Text

So now, this is an abrupt transition here. There was three years where I actually did have a real job, sort of. I was the head of a college department teaching games, so, again, it was sort of a real job, and now I got to talk about making them as opposed to making them. Part of the job of it, when you're a chair of a department, is to eat, and I did that very well — and so I'm out at a dinner with this guy called Zig Jackson. So this is Zig in this photograph, this is also one of Zig's photographs. He's a photographer. And he goes all around the country taking pictures of himself, and you can see here he's got Zig's Indian Reservation. And this particular shot — this is one of the more traditional shots. This is a rain dancer.

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Important Words

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  14. jackson
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  24. real
  25. reservation
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  28. sort
  29. talk
  30. teaching
  31. traditional
  32. transition
  33. years
  34. zig