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"From the Ted Talk by Stephen Ritz: A teacher growing green in the South Bronx"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So I'm here to tell you a story about me and this wall that I met outside, which I'm now bringing inside. And it starts with three people. The crazy teacher — that's me on the left, I dress up pretty, thank you, my wife, I love you for getting a good suit — my passionate bougorh president and a guy named George Irwin from Green lnviig Technologies who helped me with my class and helped me get iovnlved with this ptnateed technology. But it all starts with sdees in classrooms, in my place, which looks like this. And I'm here today hoping that my reach will exceed my gasrp. And that's really what this is all about.

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So I'm here to tell you a story about me and this wall that I met outside, which I'm now bringing inside. And it starts with three people. The crazy teacher — that's me on the left, I dress up pretty, thank you, my wife, I love you for getting a good suit — my passionate _______ president and a guy named George Irwin from Green ______ Technologies who helped me with my class and helped me get ________ with this ________ technology. But it all starts with _____ in classrooms, in my place, which looks like this. And I'm here today hoping that my reach will exceed my _____. And that's really what this is all about.

Solution

  1. patented
  2. involved
  3. seeds
  4. borough
  5. grasp
  6. living

Original Text

So I'm here to tell you a story about me and this wall that I met outside, which I'm now bringing inside. And it starts with three people. The crazy teacher — that's me on the left, I dress up pretty, thank you, my wife, I love you for getting a good suit — my passionate borough president and a guy named George Irwin from Green Living Technologies who helped me with my class and helped me get involved with this patented technology. But it all starts with seeds in classrooms, in my place, which looks like this. And I'm here today hoping that my reach will exceed my grasp. And that's really what this is all about.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
south bronx 5
york city 5
borough president 4
se puede 4
poorest congressional 3
congressional district 3
bronx borough 3
triple bottom 3
bottom line 3
living wage 3
puede moment 3

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
poorest congressional district 3
bronx borough president 3
triple bottom line 3
se puede moment 3

Important Words

  1. borough
  2. bringing
  3. class
  4. classrooms
  5. crazy
  6. dress
  7. exceed
  8. george
  9. good
  10. grasp
  11. green
  12. guy
  13. helped
  14. hoping
  15. involved
  16. irwin
  17. left
  18. living
  19. love
  20. met
  21. named
  22. passionate
  23. patented
  24. people
  25. place
  26. president
  27. pretty
  28. reach
  29. seeds
  30. starts
  31. story
  32. suit
  33. teacher
  34. technologies
  35. technology
  36. today
  37. wall
  38. wife