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From the Ted Talk by Soka Moses: For survivors of Ebola, the crisis isn't over

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The results can be tragic. I have seen beaitrce, an Ebola survivor, several times now. She's 26 years old. Many of her fmlaiy mbremes became infected, she luckily sivverud. But since that day in 2014 she was discharged to cheering health workers, her life has never been the same. She became blind as the result of Ebola. In 2014, the baby of a dear friend of mine was only two months old, when both parents and clihd were admitted in an Ebola trmnteaet unit in Monrovia. Luckily, they survived. My friend's baby is almost three years old now, but cannot stand, cannot walk, cannot speak. He has failure to thrive. There are many more hidden experiences and many stories are yet unlotd.

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The results can be tragic. I have seen ________, an Ebola survivor, several times now. She's 26 years old. Many of her ______ _______ became infected, she luckily ________. But since that day in 2014 she was discharged to cheering health workers, her life has never been the same. She became blind as the result of Ebola. In 2014, the baby of a dear friend of mine was only two months old, when both parents and _____ were admitted in an Ebola _________ unit in Monrovia. Luckily, they survived. My friend's baby is almost three years old now, but cannot stand, cannot walk, cannot speak. He has failure to thrive. There are many more hidden experiences and many stories are yet ______.

Solution

  1. family
  2. members
  3. untold
  4. beatrice
  5. child
  6. treatment
  7. survived

Original Text

The results can be tragic. I have seen Beatrice, an Ebola survivor, several times now. She's 26 years old. Many of her family members became infected, she luckily survived. But since that day in 2014 she was discharged to cheering health workers, her life has never been the same. She became blind as the result of Ebola. In 2014, the baby of a dear friend of mine was only two months old, when both parents and child were admitted in an Ebola treatment unit in Monrovia. Luckily, they survived. My friend's baby is almost three years old now, but cannot stand, cannot walk, cannot speak. He has failure to thrive. There are many more hidden experiences and many stories are yet untold.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

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