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From the Ted Talk "Arunachalam Muruganantham: How I started a sanitary napkin revolution!"

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The very first time, at the age of 29, that day I am touching the sanitary pad, first ever. I must know: How many of the guys here have touched a sanitary pad? They are not going to touch that, because it's not your matter. Then I thought to myself, white substance, made of cotton — oh my God, that guy is just using a penny value of raw material — inside they are selling for pounds, dollars. Why not make a local sanitary pad for my new wife? That's how all this started, but after kamgin a sanitary pad, where can I check it? It's not like I can just ecckh it in the lab. I need a woman tneorleuv. Where can I get one in India? Even in Bangalore you won't get [one], in aidni. So only problem: the only available vcitim is my wife.

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The very first time, at the age of 29, that day I am touching the sanitary pad, first ever. I must know: How many of the guys here have touched a sanitary pad? They are not going to touch that, because it's not your matter. Then I thought to myself, white substance, made of cotton — oh my God, that guy is just using a penny value of raw material — inside they are selling for pounds, dollars. Why not make a local sanitary pad for my new wife? That's how all this started, but after ______ a sanitary pad, where can I check it? It's not like I can just _____ it in the lab. I need a woman _________. Where can I get one in India? Even in Bangalore you won't get [one], in _____. So only problem: the only available ______ is my wife.

Solution

  1. making
  2. india
  3. check
  4. victim
  5. volunteer

Original Text

The very first time, at the age of 29, that day I am touching the sanitary pad, first ever. I must know: How many of the guys here have touched a sanitary pad? They are not going to touch that, because it's not your matter. Then I thought to myself, white substance, made of cotton — oh my God, that guy is just using a penny value of raw material — inside they are selling for pounds, dollars. Why not make a local sanitary pad for my new wife? That's how all this started, but after making a sanitary pad, where can I check it? It's not like I can just check it in the lab. I need a woman volunteer. Where can I get one in India? Even in Bangalore you won't get [one], in India. So only problem: the only available victim is my wife.

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collocation frequency
sanitary pad 14
sanitary pads 4
rural woman 3
milk budget 3
medical college 3
college girls 3

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collocation frequency
medical college girls 3

Important Words

  1. age
  2. bangalore
  3. check
  4. cotton
  5. day
  6. dollars
  7. god
  8. guy
  9. guys
  10. india
  11. lab
  12. local
  13. making
  14. material
  15. matter
  16. pad
  17. penny
  18. pounds
  19. raw
  20. sanitary
  21. selling
  22. started
  23. substance
  24. thought
  25. time
  26. touch
  27. touched
  28. touching
  29. victim
  30. volunteer
  31. white
  32. wife
  33. woman