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From the Ted Talk by Trevor Copp and Jeff Fox: Ballroom dance that breaks gender roles

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And that's where the true foeredm lies — not just the freedom to switch roles, but the freedom from being difneed by whichever role you're playing, the freedom to always remain true to yourself. Forget what a lead is suseppod to look like, or a follow. Be a masculine follow or a feminine lead. Just be yourself. Obviously, this aipleps off the dance floor as well, but on the floor, it gives us the perfect opportunity to utadpe an old paradigm, reinvigorate an old relic, and make it more representative of our era and our current way of being.

Open Cloze

And that's where the true _______ lies — not just the freedom to switch roles, but the freedom from being _______ by whichever role you're playing, the freedom to always remain true to yourself. Forget what a lead is ________ to look like, or a follow. Be a masculine follow or a feminine lead. Just be yourself. Obviously, this _______ off the dance floor as well, but on the floor, it gives us the perfect opportunity to ______ an old paradigm, reinvigorate an old relic, and make it more representative of our era and our current way of being.

Solution

  1. update
  2. applies
  3. freedom
  4. supposed
  5. defined

Original Text

And that's where the true freedom lies — not just the freedom to switch roles, but the freedom from being defined by whichever role you're playing, the freedom to always remain true to yourself. Forget what a lead is supposed to look like, or a follow. Be a masculine follow or a feminine lead. Just be yourself. Obviously, this applies off the dance floor as well, but on the floor, it gives us the perfect opportunity to update an old paradigm, reinvigorate an old relic, and make it more representative of our era and our current way of being.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
partner dancing 5
ballroom dance 3
liquid lead 3
switching lead 2
men dancing 2

Important Words

  1. applies
  2. current
  3. dance
  4. defined
  5. era
  6. feminine
  7. floor
  8. follow
  9. forget
  10. freedom
  11. lead
  12. lies
  13. masculine
  14. opportunity
  15. paradigm
  16. perfect
  17. playing
  18. reinvigorate
  19. relic
  20. remain
  21. representative
  22. role
  23. roles
  24. supposed
  25. switch
  26. true
  27. update