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From the Ted Talk "Alyssa Monks: How loss helped one artist find beauty in imperfection"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

She knew what was hpnieagpn, and she knew what the doctors and the experts and the tnenirte didn't know: how she wanted to go through this. I just needed to ask her. I realized that if I tried to fix it, I would miss it. So I just started to be with her, whatever that meant and whatever situation came up, just really listen to her. If before I was resisting, then now I was surrendering, giving up trying to control the uncontrollable and just being there in it with her. Time delswo down, and the date was irrelevant.

Open Cloze

She knew what was _________, and she knew what the doctors and the experts and the ________ didn't know: how she wanted to go through this. I just needed to ask her. I realized that if I tried to fix it, I would miss it. So I just started to be with her, whatever that meant and whatever situation came up, just really listen to her. If before I was resisting, then now I was surrendering, giving up trying to control the uncontrollable and just being there in it with her. Time ______ down, and the date was irrelevant.

Solution

  1. slowed
  2. happening
  3. internet

Original Text

She knew what was happening, and she knew what the doctors and the experts and the internet didn't know: how she wanted to go through this. I just needed to ask her. I realized that if I tried to fix it, I would miss it. So I just started to be with her, whatever that meant and whatever situation came up, just really listen to her. If before I was resisting, then now I was surrendering, giving up trying to control the uncontrollable and just being there in it with her. Time slowed down, and the date was irrelevant.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
light years 3

Important Words

  1. control
  2. date
  3. doctors
  4. experts
  5. fix
  6. giving
  7. happening
  8. internet
  9. irrelevant
  10. knew
  11. listen
  12. meant
  13. needed
  14. realized
  15. resisting
  16. situation
  17. slowed
  18. started
  19. surrendering
  20. time
  21. uncontrollable
  22. wanted