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## Unscramble the Blue Letters

If that still seems hard to wrap your head around, let’s look at a slightly different problem. Imagine the boxes contain groceries. You see one marked for smnhepit to a steakhouse and one to a vegetarian restaurant. Then you see two more boxes turned upside down: one lbelead as containing meat, and another as containing onions. Which ones do you need to cechk? Well, it’s easy – make sure the meat isn’t being shipped to the vegetarian rnatsrauet, and that the box going there doesn’t contain meat. The onions can go to either place, and the box bound for the stsokhaeue can contain either product.

## Open Cloze

If that still seems hard to wrap your head around, let’s look at a slightly different problem. Imagine the boxes contain groceries. You see one marked for ________ to a steakhouse and one to a vegetarian restaurant. Then you see two more boxes turned upside down: one _______ as containing meat, and another as containing onions. Which ones do you need to _____? Well, it’s easy – make sure the meat isn’t being shipped to the vegetarian __________, and that the box going there doesn’t contain meat. The onions can go to either place, and the box bound for the __________ can contain either product.

1. labeled
2. steakhouse
3. shipment
4. check
5. restaurant

## Original Text

If that still seems hard to wrap your head around, let’s look at a slightly different problem. Imagine the boxes contain groceries. You see one marked for shipment to a steakhouse and one to a vegetarian restaurant. Then you see two more boxes turned upside down: one labeled as containing meat, and another as containing onions. Which ones do you need to check? Well, it’s easy – make sure the meat isn’t being shipped to the vegetarian restaurant, and that the box going there doesn’t contain meat. The onions can go to either place, and the box bound for the steakhouse can contain either product.

## Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

### ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
red top 4

1. bound
2. box
3. boxes
4. check
5. easy
6. groceries
7. hard
9. imagine
10. labeled
11. marked
12. meat
13. onions
14. place
15. problem
16. product
17. restaurant
18. shipment
19. shipped
20. slightly
21. steakhouse
22. turned
23. upside
24. vegetarian
25. wrap