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From the Ted Talk by Shereen El Feki: A little-told tale of sex and sensuality

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What we're talking here is not about a sexual revolution, but a sexual evolution, learning from other parts of the world, adapting to local coidointns, forging our own path, not following one blazed by another. That path, I hope, will one day lead us to the right to control our own bodies, and to access the iiotnofmran and seervics we need to lead satisfying and safe sexual lives. The right to exserps our ideas freely, to marry whom we choose, to choose our own partners, to be sxelulay active or not, to decide whether to have children and when, all this without violence or force or dasiontcrimiin.

Open Cloze

What we're talking here is not about a sexual revolution, but a sexual evolution, learning from other parts of the world, adapting to local __________, forging our own path, not following one blazed by another. That path, I hope, will one day lead us to the right to control our own bodies, and to access the ___________ and ________ we need to lead satisfying and safe sexual lives. The right to _______ our ideas freely, to marry whom we choose, to choose our own partners, to be ________ active or not, to decide whether to have children and when, all this without violence or force or ______________.

Solution

  1. information
  2. express
  3. sexually
  4. services
  5. discrimination
  6. conditions

Original Text

What we're talking here is not about a sexual revolution, but a sexual evolution, learning from other parts of the world, adapting to local conditions, forging our own path, not following one blazed by another. That path, I hope, will one day lead us to the right to control our own bodies, and to access the information and services we need to lead satisfying and safe sexual lives. The right to express our ideas freely, to marry whom we choose, to choose our own partners, to be sexually active or not, to decide whether to have children and when, all this without violence or force or discrimination.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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arab world 2
sexuality education 2

Important Words

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