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From the Ted Talk "Anthony D. Romero: This is what democracy looks like"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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Open Cloze

This is the allegory of ____ government. The majestic figure here in the middle is dressed in Siena's colors and he ___________ the republic itself. Lorenzetti labels him "Commune," and he's basically telling the Sienese that they, and not a ____ or a tyrant, must rule themselves. Now, surrounding Commune are his advisors. Justice is _________. She's looking up at the figure of wisdom, who actually supports her scales of justice. Concord, or Harmony, holds a string that comes off the ______ of _______ that binds her to the citizens, making them all compatriots in the republic. And finally we see _____. She looks chilled out, like she's listening to Bob Marley. When good government rules, Peace doesn't break a sweat.

Solution

  1. personifies
  2. king
  3. good
  4. scales
  5. justice
  6. peace
  7. enthroned

Original Text

This is the allegory of good government. The majestic figure here in the middle is dressed in Siena's colors and he personifies the republic itself. Lorenzetti labels him "Commune," and he's basically telling the Sienese that they, and not a king or a tyrant, must rule themselves. Now, surrounding Commune are his advisors. Justice is enthroned. She's looking up at the figure of wisdom, who actually supports her scales of justice. Concord, or Harmony, holds a string that comes off the scales of justice that binds her to the citizens, making them all compatriots in the republic. And finally we see Peace. She looks chilled out, like she's listening to Bob Marley. When good government rules, Peace doesn't break a sweat.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
bad government 6
good government 5

Important Words

  1. advisors
  2. allegory
  3. basically
  4. binds
  5. bob
  6. break
  7. chilled
  8. citizens
  9. colors
  10. commune
  11. compatriots
  12. concord
  13. dressed
  14. enthroned
  15. figure
  16. finally
  17. good
  18. government
  19. harmony
  20. holds
  21. justice
  22. king
  23. labels
  24. listening
  25. lorenzetti
  26. majestic
  27. making
  28. marley
  29. middle
  30. peace
  31. personifies
  32. republic
  33. rule
  34. rules
  35. scales
  36. sienese
  37. string
  38. supports
  39. surrounding
  40. sweat
  41. telling
  42. tyrant
  43. wisdom