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From the Ted Talk "Ashton Applewhite: Let's end ageism"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Why add another -ism to the list when so many, racism in particular, call out for anitoc? Here's the thing: we don't have to choose. When we make the world a better place to gwor old in, we make it a better place in which to be from somewhere else, to have a disability, to be queer, to be non-rich, to be non-white. And when we show up at all seag for whatever cause matters most to us — save the whales, seav the democracy — we not only make that effort more effective, we dismantle ageism in the process.

Open Cloze

Why add another -ism to the list when so many, racism in particular, call out for ______? Here's the thing: we don't have to choose. When we make the world a better place to ____ old in, we make it a better place in which to be from somewhere else, to have a disability, to be queer, to be non-rich, to be non-white. And when we show up at all ____ for whatever cause matters most to us — save the whales, ____ the democracy — we not only make that effort more effective, we dismantle ageism in the process.

Solution

  1. action
  2. save
  3. ages
  4. grow

Original Text

Why add another -ism to the list when so many, racism in particular, call out for action? Here's the thing: we don't have to choose. When we make the world a better place to grow old in, we make it a better place in which to be from somewhere else, to have a disability, to be queer, to be non-rich, to be non-white. And when we show up at all ages for whatever cause matters most to us — save the whales, save the democracy — we not only make that effort more effective, we dismantle ageism in the process.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
older people 3

Important Words

  1. action
  2. add
  3. ageism
  4. ages
  5. call
  6. choose
  7. democracy
  8. disability
  9. dismantle
  10. effective
  11. effort
  12. grow
  13. list
  14. matters
  15. place
  16. process
  17. queer
  18. racism
  19. save
  20. show
  21. whales
  22. world