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From the Ted Talk "Megan Kamerick: Women should represent women in media"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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Open Cloze

Case in point: This March, the New York Times ran a story by James McKinley about a ____ ____ of a young girl, 11 years old, in a small Texas town. ________ writes that the community is wondering, "How could their boys have been _____ into this?" "Drawn into this" — like they were _______ into committing an act of violence. And the first person he quotes says, "These boys will have to live with this the rest of their lives." (Groans, laughter) You don't hear much about the 11-year-old victim, except that she wore _______ that were a little old for her and she wore makeup.

Solution

  1. seduced
  2. gang
  3. mckinley
  4. drawn
  5. rape
  6. clothes

Original Text

Case in point: This March, the New York Times ran a story by James McKinley about a gang rape of a young girl, 11 years old, in a small Texas town. McKinley writes that the community is wondering, "How could their boys have been drawn into this?" "Drawn into this" — like they were seduced into committing an act of violence. And the first person he quotes says, "These boys will have to live with this the rest of their lives." (Groans, laughter) You don't hear much about the 11-year-old victim, except that she wore clothes that were a little old for her and she wore makeup.

Important Words

  1. act
  2. boys
  3. case
  4. clothes
  5. committing
  6. community
  7. drawn
  8. gang
  9. girl
  10. groans
  11. hear
  12. james
  13. laughter
  14. live
  15. lives
  16. makeup
  17. march
  18. mckinley
  19. person
  20. quotes
  21. ran
  22. rape
  23. rest
  24. seduced
  25. small
  26. story
  27. texas
  28. times
  29. town
  30. victim
  31. violence
  32. wondering
  33. wore
  34. writes
  35. years
  36. york
  37. young