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From the Ted Talk by Steven Schwaitzberg: A universal translator for surgeons

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And are we talking about just people here in the U.S. and Canada? No, we just said all surgeons. So to lift this education and tiiranng wlddrowie is a very large task, something I'm very personally excited about as we tvreal around the world. SAGES does surgery all over the world, teaching and edutnciag surgeons. So we have a problem, and one of the problems is distance. We can't travel everywhere. We need to make the world a smaller place. And I think that we can develop some tools to do so. And one of the tolos I like personally is using video.

Open Cloze

And are we talking about just people here in the U.S. and Canada? No, we just said all surgeons. So to lift this education and ________ _________ is a very large task, something I'm very personally excited about as we ______ around the world. SAGES does surgery all over the world, teaching and _________ surgeons. So we have a problem, and one of the problems is distance. We can't travel everywhere. We need to make the world a smaller place. And I think that we can develop some tools to do so. And one of the _____ I like personally is using video.

Solution

  1. training
  2. educating
  3. travel
  4. tools
  5. worldwide

Original Text

And are we talking about just people here in the U.S. and Canada? No, we just said all surgeons. So to lift this education and training worldwide is a very large task, something I'm very personally excited about as we travel around the world. SAGES does surgery all over the world, teaching and educating surgeons. So we have a problem, and one of the problems is distance. We can't travel everywhere. We need to make the world a smaller place. And I think that we can develop some tools to do so. And one of the tools I like personally is using video.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

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  2. develop
  3. distance
  4. educating
  5. education
  6. excited
  7. large
  8. lift
  9. people
  10. personally
  11. place
  12. problem
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  14. sages
  15. smaller
  16. surgeons
  17. surgery
  18. talking
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  20. teaching
  21. tools
  22. training
  23. travel
  24. video
  25. world
  26. worldwide