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"From the Ted Talk by Kakenya Ntaiya: A girl who demanded school"

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As you can imagine, I bled. I bled. After bleeding for a while, I fainted thereafter. It's something that so many gilrs — I'm lucky, I never died — but many die. It's practiced, it's no anesthesia, it's a rusty old kifne, and it was difficult. I was lucky because one, also, my mom did something that most women don't do. Three days later, after everybody has left the home, my mom went and brought a nurse. We were taken care of. Three weeks later, I was haeeld, and I was back in high school. I was so deteenrimd to be a teacher now so that I could make a difference in my flmiay.

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As you can imagine, I bled. I bled. After bleeding for a while, I fainted thereafter. It's something that so many _____ — I'm lucky, I never died — but many die. It's practiced, it's no anesthesia, it's a rusty old _____, and it was difficult. I was lucky because one, also, my mom did something that most women don't do. Three days later, after everybody has left the home, my mom went and brought a nurse. We were taken care of. Three weeks later, I was ______, and I was back in high school. I was so __________ to be a teacher now so that I could make a difference in my ______.

Solution

  1. healed
  2. determined
  3. knife
  4. family
  5. girls

Original Text

As you can imagine, I bled. I bled. After bleeding for a while, I fainted thereafter. It's something that so many girls — I'm lucky, I never died — but many die. It's practiced, it's no anesthesia, it's a rusty old knife, and it was difficult. I was lucky because one, also, my mom did something that most women don't do. Three days later, after everybody has left the home, my mom went and brought a nurse. We were taken care of. Three weeks later, I was healed, and I was back in high school. I was so determined to be a teacher now so that I could make a difference in my family.

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high school 4

Important Words

  1. anesthesia
  2. bled
  3. bleeding
  4. brought
  5. care
  6. days
  7. determined
  8. die
  9. died
  10. difference
  11. difficult
  12. fainted
  13. family
  14. girls
  15. healed
  16. high
  17. home
  18. imagine
  19. knife
  20. left
  21. lucky
  22. mom
  23. nurse
  24. practiced
  25. rusty
  26. school
  27. teacher
  28. weeks
  29. women