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From the Ted Talk by Richard Weller: Could the sun be good for your heart?

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And what was remarkable about it was in the past when we think of ciahecml messengers within the body, we thought of complicated things like estrogen and insulin, or nerve transmission. Very cmolepx processes with very complex ciaelhcms that fit into very complex rrpceeots. And here's this incredibly simple molecule, a nitrogen and an oxygen that are stuck together, and yet these are huegly important for [unclear] our low blood pressure, for neurotransmission, for many, many things, but particularly cardiovascular health.

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And what was remarkable about it was in the past when we think of ________ messengers within the body, we thought of complicated things like estrogen and insulin, or nerve transmission. Very _______ processes with very complex _________ that fit into very complex _________. And here's this incredibly simple molecule, a nitrogen and an oxygen that are stuck together, and yet these are ______ important for [unclear] our low blood pressure, for neurotransmission, for many, many things, but particularly cardiovascular health.

Solution

  1. chemicals
  2. hugely
  3. chemical
  4. complex
  5. receptors

Original Text

And what was remarkable about it was in the past when we think of chemical messengers within the body, we thought of complicated things like estrogen and insulin, or nerve transmission. Very complex processes with very complex chemicals that fit into very complex receptors. And here's this incredibly simple molecule, a nitrogen and an oxygen that are stuck together, and yet these are hugely important for [unclear] our low blood pressure, for neurotransmission, for many, many things, but particularly cardiovascular health.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
nitric oxide 14
heart disease 8
blood pressure 6
cod liver 3
liver oil 3
risk factors 2
cardiovascular system 2
medical student 2
large stores 2
blood flow 2
blood vessels 2

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collocation frequency
cod liver oil 3

Important Words

  1. blood
  2. body
  3. cardiovascular
  4. chemical
  5. chemicals
  6. complex
  7. complicated
  8. estrogen
  9. fit
  10. health
  11. hugely
  12. important
  13. incredibly
  14. insulin
  15. messengers
  16. molecule
  17. nerve
  18. neurotransmission
  19. nitrogen
  20. oxygen
  21. pressure
  22. processes
  23. receptors
  24. remarkable
  25. simple
  26. stuck
  27. thought
  28. transmission
  29. unclear