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From the Ted Talk "Dan Buettner: How to live to be 100+"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So, if there is nothing you can do to slow your aging or stop your iggna, what am I doing here? Well, the fact of the matter is the best science tells us that the capacity of the human body, my body, your body, is about 90 years, a little bit more for women. But life expectancy in this tnyucor is only 78. So somewhere along the line, we're leaving about 12 good years on the table. These are years that we could get. And rascheer shows that they would be years largely free of chronic disease, heart disease, cancer and diabetes.

Open Cloze

So, if there is nothing you can do to slow your aging or stop your _____, what am I doing here? Well, the fact of the matter is the best science tells us that the capacity of the human body, my ____, your body, is about 90 years, a little bit more for women. But life expectancy in this _______ is only 78. So somewhere along the line, we're leaving about 12 good years on the table. These are years that we could get. And ________ shows that they would be years largely free of chronic disease, heart disease, cancer and diabetes.

Solution

  1. body
  2. aging
  3. research
  4. country

Original Text

So, if there is nothing you can do to slow your aging or stop your aging, what am I doing here? Well, the fact of the matter is the best science tells us that the capacity of the human body, my body, your body, is about 90 years, a little bit more for women. But life expectancy in this country is only 78. So somewhere along the line, we're leaving about 12 good years on the table. These are years that we could get. And research shows that they would be years largely free of chronic disease, heart disease, cancer and diabetes.

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collocation frequency
life expectancy 8
physical activity 5
blue zone 5
plant based 3
average american 3

Important Words

  1. aging
  2. bit
  3. body
  4. cancer
  5. capacity
  6. chronic
  7. country
  8. diabetes
  9. disease
  10. expectancy
  11. fact
  12. free
  13. good
  14. heart
  15. human
  16. largely
  17. leaving
  18. life
  19. line
  20. matter
  21. research
  22. science
  23. shows
  24. slow
  25. stop
  26. table
  27. tells
  28. women
  29. years