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"From the Ted Talk by Shai Reshef: An ultra-low-cost college degree"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Second: cultural. sdentuts who are qiluiefad for higher education can afford — want to sduty — cannot, because it is not decent, it is not a place for a woman. This is the story of countless women in Africa, for example, prevented from higher education because of cultural braeirrs. And here comes the third reason: UNESCO stated that in 2025, 100 million students will be deprived of higher education, simply because there will not be enough seats to accommodate them, to meet the demand. They will take a placement test, they will pass it, but they still won't have access, because there are no places available.

Open Cloze

Second: cultural. ________ who are _________ for higher education can afford — want to _____ — cannot, because it is not decent, it is not a place for a woman. This is the story of countless women in Africa, for example, prevented from higher education because of cultural ________. And here comes the third reason: UNESCO stated that in 2025, 100 million students will be deprived of higher education, simply because there will not be enough seats to accommodate them, to meet the demand. They will take a placement test, they will pass it, but they still won't have access, because there are no places available.

Solution

  1. barriers
  2. study
  3. qualified
  4. students

Original Text

Second: cultural. Students who are qualified for higher education can afford — want to study — cannot, because it is not decent, it is not a place for a woman. This is the story of countless women in Africa, for example, prevented from higher education because of cultural barriers. And here comes the third reason: UNESCO stated that in 2025, 100 million students will be deprived of higher education, simply because there will not be enough seats to accommodate them, to meet the demand. They will take a placement test, they will pass it, but they still won't have access, because there are no places available.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
higher education 19
high school 3

Important Words

  1. access
  2. accommodate
  3. afford
  4. africa
  5. barriers
  6. countless
  7. cultural
  8. decent
  9. demand
  10. deprived
  11. education
  12. higher
  13. meet
  14. million
  15. pass
  16. place
  17. placement
  18. places
  19. prevented
  20. qualified
  21. seats
  22. simply
  23. stated
  24. story
  25. students
  26. study
  27. test
  28. unesco
  29. woman
  30. women