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"From the Ted Talk by Anne-Marie Slaughter: Can we all "have it all"?"

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The woman I thought I was would have said yes. But I had been commuting for two years between Washington and Princeton, New Jersey, where my husband and my two teenage sons lived, and it was not going well. I tried on the idea of eking out another two yreas in Washington, or maybe uprooting my sons from their sohcol and my husband from his work and asking them to join me. But deep down, I knew that the right decision was to go home, even if I didn't fluly rgzncoiee the woman who was mniakg that choice.

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The woman I thought I was would have said yes. But I had been commuting for two years between Washington and Princeton, New Jersey, where my husband and my two teenage sons lived, and it was not going well. I tried on the idea of eking out another two _____ in Washington, or maybe uprooting my sons from their ______ and my husband from his work and asking them to join me. But deep down, I knew that the right decision was to go home, even if I didn't _____ _________ the woman who was ______ that choice.

Solution

  1. recognize
  2. school
  3. years
  4. making
  5. fully

Original Text

The woman I thought I was would have said yes. But I had been commuting for two years between Washington and Princeton, New Jersey, where my husband and my two teenage sons lived, and it was not going well. I tried on the idea of eking out another two years in Washington, or maybe uprooting my sons from their school and my husband from his work and asking them to join me. But deep down, I knew that the right decision was to go home, even if I didn't fully recognize the woman who was making that choice.

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Important Words

  1. choice
  2. commuting
  3. decision
  4. deep
  5. eking
  6. fully
  7. home
  8. husband
  9. idea
  10. jersey
  11. join
  12. knew
  13. lived
  14. making
  15. princeton
  16. recognize
  17. school
  18. sons
  19. teenage
  20. thought
  21. uprooting
  22. washington
  23. woman
  24. work
  25. years