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From the Ted Talk "Ibeyi: "Valé" / "River""

Unscramble the Blue Letters

(Singing) imoan Diaz: You were born under a star. In the sky, she lives now. onegticrpt you,. night after night. (Singing) Lisa-Kaindé Díaz: itnsel to the lullaby. every emit life seems to hurt. So close your eyes,. just close your eyes. Our voices will hug you,. music be our sarm. The star will shine and enlighten your night. You are loved,. little girl, you are. I bet you'll be stronger when the day is back. (gnginsi) Ibeyi: Waye waye lo mio,. waye kalamefa. Waye waye lo mio,. waye mlaaefak.

Open Cloze

(Singing) _____ Diaz: You were born under a star. In the sky, she lives now. __________ you,. night after night. (Singing) Lisa-Kaindé Díaz: ______ to the lullaby. every ____ life seems to hurt. So close your eyes,. just close your eyes. Our voices will hug you,. music be our ____. The star will shine and enlighten your night. You are loved,. little girl, you are. I bet you'll be stronger when the day is back. (_______) Ibeyi: Waye waye lo mio,. waye kalamefa. Waye waye lo mio,. waye ________.

Solution

  1. kalamefa
  2. time
  3. arms
  4. naomi
  5. protecting
  6. singing
  7. listen

Original Text

(Singing) Naomi Diaz: You were born under a star. In the sky, she lives now. Protecting you,. night after night. (Singing) Lisa-Kaindé Díaz: Listen to the lullaby. every time life seems to hurt. So close your eyes,. just close your eyes. Our voices will hug you,. music be our arms. The star will shine and enlighten your night. You are loved,. little girl, you are. I bet you'll be stronger when the day is back. (Singing) Ibeyi: Waye waye lo mio,. waye kalamefa. Waye waye lo mio,. waye kalamefa.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
audience wash 16
soul ibeyi 14
waye kalamefa 8
river wash 7
waye lo 6
mio waye 6
lo mio 6
wemile oshun 4
river drown 4
kalamefa waye 4
singing ibeyi 3
kalamefa aremu 3

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
waye lo mio 6
mio waye kalamefa 6
lo mio waye 6

ngrams of length 4

collocation frequency
lo mio waye kalamefa 6

Important Words

  1. arms
  2. bet
  3. born
  4. close
  5. day
  6. enlighten
  7. eyes
  8. girl
  9. hug
  10. hurt
  11. kalamefa
  12. life
  13. listen
  14. lives
  15. lo
  16. loved
  17. lullaby
  18. mio
  19. music
  20. naomi
  21. night
  22. protecting
  23. shine
  24. singing
  25. sky
  26. star
  27. stronger
  28. time
  29. voices
  30. waye