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From the Ted Talk "Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: How Africa can keep rising"

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Now, where do we go from there? I believe that the way forward is to learn to maange success. Very often, when people succeed or countries succeed, they forget what made them succeed. aengirnl what you're successful at, managing it and keeping it is vital for us. So all those things I said we did right, we have to learn to do it right again, keep doing it right. Managing the economy while ecarngit stability is vital, getting srcipe right, and policy consistency. Very often, we are not consistent. One regime goes out, another comes in and they throw away even the functioning policies that were there before. What does this do? It creates uncertainty for people, for households, nuearttiescni for business. They don't know whether and how to invest.

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Now, where do we go from there? I believe that the way forward is to learn to ______ success. Very often, when people succeed or countries succeed, they forget what made them succeed. ________ what you're successful at, managing it and keeping it is vital for us. So all those things I said we did right, we have to learn to do it right again, keep doing it right. Managing the economy while ________ stability is vital, getting ______ right, and policy consistency. Very often, we are not consistent. One regime goes out, another comes in and they throw away even the functioning policies that were there before. What does this do? It creates uncertainty for people, for households, _____________ for business. They don't know whether and how to invest.

Solution

  1. prices
  2. uncertainties
  3. manage
  4. creating
  5. learning

Original Text

Now, where do we go from there? I believe that the way forward is to learn to manage success. Very often, when people succeed or countries succeed, they forget what made them succeed. Learning what you're successful at, managing it and keeping it is vital for us. So all those things I said we did right, we have to learn to do it right again, keep doing it right. Managing the economy while creating stability is vital, getting prices right, and policy consistency. Very often, we are not consistent. One regime goes out, another comes in and they throw away even the functioning policies that were there before. What does this do? It creates uncertainty for people, for households, uncertainties for business. They don't know whether and how to invest.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
rising africa 6
african countries 4
young people 3
gdp ratio 3
debt relief 3

Important Words

  1. business
  2. consistency
  3. consistent
  4. countries
  5. creates
  6. creating
  7. economy
  8. forget
  9. functioning
  10. households
  11. invest
  12. keeping
  13. learn
  14. learning
  15. manage
  16. managing
  17. people
  18. policies
  19. policy
  20. prices
  21. regime
  22. stability
  23. succeed
  24. success
  25. successful
  26. throw
  27. uncertainties
  28. uncertainty
  29. vital