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From the Ted Talk by Mai Lan: "Autopilote" / "Pumper"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Thank you for listening so carefully. Maybe you guys don't understand what I'm tnalikg about in the song as it is in French. It's called "Autopilote," it gave its name to my album because it explains the mood I was in when I wrote it. It's a little deep and personal. It's like my body is a huge vessel, and there are some things that need to be fxeid inside, especially in the head. So, pilot, some mini me, has to get in there and dig a little, see what's going on, try to find out where my faers come from, where my anger comes from, and then try to repair them by untsdrdiaenng them.

Open Cloze

Thank you for listening so carefully. Maybe you guys don't understand what I'm _______ about in the song as it is in French. It's called "Autopilote," it gave its name to my album because it explains the mood I was in when I wrote it. It's a little deep and personal. It's like my body is a huge vessel, and there are some things that need to be _____ inside, especially in the head. So, pilot, some mini me, has to get in there and dig a little, see what's going on, try to find out where my _____ come from, where my anger comes from, and then try to repair them by _____________ them.

Solution

  1. understanding
  2. talking
  3. fears
  4. fixed

Original Text

Thank you for listening so carefully. Maybe you guys don't understand what I'm talking about in the song as it is in French. It's called "Autopilote," it gave its name to my album because it explains the mood I was in when I wrote it. It's a little deep and personal. It's like my body is a huge vessel, and there are some things that need to be fixed inside, especially in the head. So, pilot, some mini me, has to get in there and dig a little, see what's going on, try to find out where my fears come from, where my anger comes from, and then try to repair them by understanding them.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
pumper drop 8
je suis 6
en autopilote 6
autopilote je 6
ne cherche 6
suis comme 4
mon avis 4
comme endormie 3
endormie dans 3
dans mon 3
mon bordel 3
bordel je 3
je mets 3
mets de 3
je rouvre 3
rouvre les 3
les plaies 3
je ne 3
ne serai 3
serai pas 3
pas lucide 3
lucide dans 3
dans ton 3
ton bordel 3
bordel mettre 3
mettre de 3
avis ne 2
millions de 2
ils se 2
belly joe 2
french guiana 2

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
en autopilote je 6
je suis comme 4
autopilote je suis 3
suis comme endormie 3
comme endormie dans 3
endormie dans mon 3
dans mon bordel 3
mon bordel je 3
bordel je mets 3
je mets de 3
je rouvre les 3
rouvre les plaies 3
autopilote je ne 3
je ne serai 3
ne serai pas 3
serai pas lucide 3
pas lucide dans 3
lucide dans ton 3
dans ton bordel 3
ton bordel mettre 3
bordel mettre de 3
mon avis ne 2
avis ne cherche 2

ngrams of length 4

collocation frequency
en autopilote je suis 3
autopilote je suis comme 3
je suis comme endormie 3
suis comme endormie dans 3
comme endormie dans mon 3
endormie dans mon bordel 3
dans mon bordel je 3
mon bordel je mets 3
bordel je mets de 3
je rouvre les plaies 3
en autopilote je ne 3
autopilote je ne serai 3
je ne serai pas 3
ne serai pas lucide 3
serai pas lucide dans 3
pas lucide dans ton 3
lucide dans ton bordel 3
dans ton bordel mettre 3
ton bordel mettre de 3
mon avis ne cherche 2

Important Words

  1. album
  2. anger
  3. body
  4. called
  5. carefully
  6. deep
  7. dig
  8. explains
  9. fears
  10. find
  11. fixed
  12. french
  13. gave
  14. guys
  15. head
  16. huge
  17. listening
  18. mini
  19. mood
  20. personal
  21. pilot
  22. repair
  23. song
  24. talking
  25. understand
  26. understanding
  27. vessel
  28. wrote