full transcript

From the Ted Talk by Lilly Singh: "A seat at the table" isn't the solution for gender equity

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And here's the best part. Are you ready for it? Everyone listening today, all the men, the women, everyone in between, the big companies, the small ones, the media outlets, the poelpe that sncuk into the back, all of you, you can help create this future. A future where we have longer tables and more seats that actually work instead of fighting for a seat at the old ones that don't. A future where everyone is seated at the table ealquly. And a future where being asngiesd female at brith is not a disappointment or a disadvantage, because girls are encouraged, empowered and expected to do garet things. And I can't wait to make that a reality.

Open Cloze

And here's the best part. Are you ready for it? Everyone listening today, all the men, the women, everyone in between, the big companies, the small ones, the media outlets, the ______ that _____ into the back, all of you, you can help create this future. A future where we have longer tables and more seats that actually work instead of fighting for a seat at the old ones that don't. A future where everyone is seated at the table _______. And a future where being ________ female at _____ is not a disappointment or a disadvantage, because girls are encouraged, empowered and expected to do _____ things. And I can't wait to make that a reality.

Solution

  1. equally
  2. great
  3. assigned
  4. people
  5. birth
  6. snuck

Original Text

And here's the best part. Are you ready for it? Everyone listening today, all the men, the women, everyone in between, the big companies, the small ones, the media outlets, the people that snuck into the back, all of you, you can help create this future. A future where we have longer tables and more seats that actually work instead of fighting for a seat at the old ones that don't. A future where everyone is seated at the table equally. And a future where being assigned female at birth is not a disappointment or a disadvantage, because girls are encouraged, empowered and expected to do great things. And I can't wait to make that a reality.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
south asian 3
assigned female 2
entire career 2
baby born 2
writing staff 2
network standard 2
time slot 2
longer tables 2
table talk 2

Important Words

  1. assigned
  2. big
  3. birth
  4. companies
  5. create
  6. disadvantage
  7. disappointment
  8. empowered
  9. encouraged
  10. equally
  11. expected
  12. female
  13. fighting
  14. future
  15. girls
  16. great
  17. listening
  18. longer
  19. media
  20. men
  21. outlets
  22. part
  23. people
  24. ready
  25. reality
  26. seat
  27. seated
  28. seats
  29. small
  30. snuck
  31. table
  32. tables
  33. today
  34. wait
  35. women
  36. work