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From the Ted Talk by Michelle Obama: A passionate, personal case for education

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And I think about that today because I am rmeiendd and convinced that all of you in this school are very important parts of clsiong that gap. You are the women who will build the world as it should be. You're going to write the next chapter in history. Not just for yourselves, but for your generation and gretinneoas to come. And that's why getting a good education is so important. That's why all of this that you're going through — the ups and the downs, the teachers that you love and the teachers that you don't — why it's so important. Because ceimuontims and countries and umlaieltty the world are only as strong as the health of their women. And that's important to keep in mind.

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And I think about that today because I am ________ and convinced that all of you in this school are very important parts of _______ that gap. You are the women who will build the world as it should be. You're going to write the next chapter in history. Not just for yourselves, but for your generation and ___________ to come. And that's why getting a good education is so important. That's why all of this that you're going through — the ups and the downs, the teachers that you love and the teachers that you don't — why it's so important. Because ___________ and countries and __________ the world are only as strong as the health of their women. And that's important to keep in mind.

Solution

  1. generations
  2. ultimately
  3. communities
  4. closing
  5. reminded

Original Text

And I think about that today because I am reminded and convinced that all of you in this school are very important parts of closing that gap. You are the women who will build the world as it should be. You're going to write the next chapter in history. Not just for yourselves, but for your generation and generations to come. And that's why getting a good education is so important. That's why all of this that you're going through — the ups and the downs, the teachers that you love and the teachers that you don't — why it's so important. Because communities and countries and ultimately the world are only as strong as the health of their women. And that's important to keep in mind.

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Important Words

  1. build
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  3. closing
  4. communities
  5. convinced
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  14. history
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  16. love
  17. mind
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