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From the Ted Talk by Naturally 7: A full-band beatbox

Unscramble the Blue Letters

♫ I think I'm ready to do my thing ♫.
♫ I think I'm ready to take my chances ♫.
♫ I've been dining out and all stressed out ♫.
♫ Due to the cncmicrtuaess. See? ♫.
♫ I gotta get up, get up, get up, get up ♫.
♫ Wake up, wake up, wake up, wake up ♫.
♫ I see what you're saying ♫.
♫ We sent a demo to the world, they said it sounds like Take 6 ♫.
♫ I said "Hold on, wait a minute, I'll be back with the remix" ♫.
♫ They looking at us funny, we can't make any mneoy ♫.
♫ It took us years to fgirue out that we was dealing with dummies ♫.

Open Cloze

♫ I think I'm ready to do my thing ♫.
♫ I think I'm ready to take my chances ♫.
♫ I've been dining out and all stressed out ♫.
♫ Due to the _____________. See? ♫.
♫ I gotta get up, get up, get up, get up ♫.
♫ Wake up, wake up, wake up, wake up ♫.
♫ I see what you're saying ♫.
♫ We sent a demo to the world, they said it sounds like Take 6 ♫.
♫ I said "Hold on, wait a minute, I'll be back with the remix" ♫.
♫ They looking at us funny, we can't make any _____ ♫.
♫ It took us years to ______ out that we was dealing with dummies ♫.

Solution

  1. circumstances
  2. figure
  3. money

Original Text

♫ I think I'm ready to do my thing ♫.
♫ I think I'm ready to take my chances ♫.
♫ I've been dining out and all stressed out ♫.
♫ Due to the circumstances. See? ♫.
♫ I gotta get up, get up, get up, get up ♫.
♫ Wake up, wake up, wake up, wake up ♫.
♫ I see what you're saying ♫.
♫ We sent a demo to the world, they said it sounds like Take 6 ♫.
♫ I said "Hold on, wait a minute, I'll be back with the remix" ♫.
♫ They looking at us funny, we can't make any money ♫.
♫ It took us years to figure out that we was dealing with dummies ♫.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
fly baby 2

Important Words

  1. chances
  2. circumstances
  3. dealing
  4. demo
  5. dining
  6. due
  7. dummies
  8. figure
  9. funny
  10. gotta
  11. minute
  12. money
  13. ready
  14. sounds
  15. stressed
  16. wait
  17. wake
  18. world
  19. years