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From the Ted Talk "Anand Varma: The first 21 days of a bee's life"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And to say it like that makes it sound like we're manipulating and exploiting bees, and the tturh is, we've been doing that for thousands of years. We took this ilwd creature and put it inside of a box, practically miesacitgontd it, and originally that was so that we could harvest their honey, but over time we started losing our native pollinators, our wild pollinators, and there are many psaelc now where those wild pollinators can no longer meet the pollination desanmd of our agriculture, so these managed seeb have become an integral part of our food system.

Open Cloze

And to say it like that makes it sound like we're manipulating and exploiting bees, and the _____ is, we've been doing that for thousands of years. We took this ____ creature and put it inside of a box, practically _____________ it, and originally that was so that we could harvest their honey, but over time we started losing our native pollinators, our wild pollinators, and there are many ______ now where those wild pollinators can no longer meet the pollination _______ of our agriculture, so these managed ____ have become an integral part of our food system.

Solution

  1. places
  2. demands
  3. domesticating
  4. bees
  5. truth
  6. wild

Original Text

And to say it like that makes it sound like we're manipulating and exploiting bees, and the truth is, we've been doing that for thousands of years. We took this wild creature and put it inside of a box, practically domesticating it, and originally that was so that we could harvest their honey, but over time we started losing our native pollinators, our wild pollinators, and there are many places now where those wild pollinators can no longer meet the pollination demands of our agriculture, so these managed bees have become an integral part of our food system.

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collocation frequency
mite resistant 4
resistant bees 3

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collocation frequency
mite resistant bees 3

Important Words

  1. agriculture
  2. bees
  3. box
  4. creature
  5. demands
  6. domesticating
  7. exploiting
  8. food
  9. harvest
  10. honey
  11. integral
  12. longer
  13. losing
  14. managed
  15. manipulating
  16. meet
  17. native
  18. originally
  19. part
  20. places
  21. pollination
  22. pollinators
  23. practically
  24. put
  25. sound
  26. started
  27. system
  28. thousands
  29. time
  30. truth
  31. wild
  32. years