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From the Ted Talk "Adam Savage: My love letter to cosplay"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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Open Cloze

Not just with the process of putting on this costume and walking the _____, but also with the community of other costumers. It's not ______ costuming at Cons, it's called "cosplay." Now ostensibly, _______ means people who dress up as their favorite characters from film and television and especially anime, but it is so much more than that. These aren't just people who ____ a costume and put it on — they mash them up. They ____ them to their will. They change them to be the characters they want to be in those productions. They're super clever and ______. They let their freak flag fly and it's beautiful.

Solution

  1. cosplay
  2. floor
  3. called
  4. genius
  5. bend
  6. find

Original Text

Not just with the process of putting on this costume and walking the floor, but also with the community of other costumers. It's not called costuming at Cons, it's called "cosplay." Now ostensibly, cosplay means people who dress up as their favorite characters from film and television and especially anime, but it is so much more than that. These aren't just people who find a costume and put it on — they mash them up. They bend them to their will. They change them to be the characters they want to be in those productions. They're super clever and genius. They let their freak flag fly and it's beautiful.

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collocation frequency
comic con 6
san diego 3
jaws costume 3
contact lenses 3

Important Words

  1. anime
  2. beautiful
  3. bend
  4. called
  5. change
  6. characters
  7. clever
  8. community
  9. cons
  10. cosplay
  11. costume
  12. costumers
  13. costuming
  14. dress
  15. favorite
  16. film
  17. find
  18. flag
  19. floor
  20. fly
  21. freak
  22. genius
  23. mash
  24. means
  25. ostensibly
  26. people
  27. process
  28. productions
  29. put
  30. putting
  31. super
  32. television
  33. walking