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From the Ted Talk "Greg Stone: Saving the ocean one island at a time"

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That's the vessel that we took up there for these studies, early on, and that's what the Islands look like — you can see in the background. They're very low to the tawre, and they're all uninhabited, except one island has about 35 caretakers on it. And they've been uninhabited for most of time because even in the ancient days, these islands were too far away from the bright igthls of Fiji and Hawaii and Tahiti for those ancient Polynesian mariners that were traversing the Pacific so widely. But we got up there, and I had the unique and wonderful scientific opportunity and nelapsor opportunity to get to a place that had never been ivded and just get to an island and go, "Okay, where are we going to dive? Let's try there," and then falling into the water. Both my personal and my sisaepronlfo life gedahnc.

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That's the vessel that we took up there for these studies, early on, and that's what the Islands look like — you can see in the background. They're very low to the _____, and they're all uninhabited, except one island has about 35 caretakers on it. And they've been uninhabited for most of time because even in the ancient days, these islands were too far away from the bright ______ of Fiji and Hawaii and Tahiti for those ancient Polynesian mariners that were traversing the Pacific so widely. But we got up there, and I had the unique and wonderful scientific opportunity and ________ opportunity to get to a place that had never been _____ and just get to an island and go, "Okay, where are we going to dive? Let's try there," and then falling into the water. Both my personal and my ____________ life _______.

Solution

  1. dived
  2. personal
  3. changed
  4. water
  5. lights
  6. professional

Original Text

That's the vessel that we took up there for these studies, early on, and that's what the Islands look like — you can see in the background. They're very low to the water, and they're all uninhabited, except one island has about 35 caretakers on it. And they've been uninhabited for most of time because even in the ancient days, these islands were too far away from the bright lights of Fiji and Hawaii and Tahiti for those ancient Polynesian mariners that were traversing the Pacific so widely. But we got up there, and I had the unique and wonderful scientific opportunity and personal opportunity to get to a place that had never been dived and just get to an island and go, "Okay, where are we going to dive? Let's try there," and then falling into the water. Both my personal and my professional life changed.

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fishing license 5
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trust board 3
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Important Words

  1. ancient
  2. background
  3. bright
  4. caretakers
  5. changed
  6. days
  7. dive
  8. dived
  9. early
  10. falling
  11. fiji
  12. hawaii
  13. island
  14. islands
  15. life
  16. lights
  17. mariners
  18. opportunity
  19. pacific
  20. personal
  21. place
  22. polynesian
  23. professional
  24. scientific
  25. studies
  26. tahiti
  27. time
  28. traversing
  29. uninhabited
  30. unique
  31. vessel
  32. water
  33. widely
  34. wonderful