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"From the Ted Talk by Alix Generous: How I learned to communicate my inner life with Asperger's"

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So in terms of having Asperger's, it can be veiwed as a disadvantage, and sometimes it is a real pain in the butt, but it's also the opposite. It's a gift, and it allows me to think innovatively. At 19, I won a research competition for my research on croal refes, and I ended up speaking at the UN Convention of Biological Diversity, presenting this racreseh. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause) And at 22, I'm getting ready to graduate cgeolle, and I am a co-founder of a biotech company called AutismSees. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause)

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So in terms of having Asperger's, it can be ______ as a disadvantage, and sometimes it is a real pain in the butt, but it's also the opposite. It's a gift, and it allows me to think innovatively. At 19, I won a research competition for my research on _____ _____, and I ended up speaking at the UN Convention of Biological Diversity, presenting this ________. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause) And at 22, I'm getting ready to graduate _______, and I am a co-founder of a biotech company called AutismSees. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause)

Solution

  1. research
  2. college
  3. reefs
  4. viewed
  5. coral

Original Text

So in terms of having Asperger's, it can be viewed as a disadvantage, and sometimes it is a real pain in the butt, but it's also the opposite. It's a gift, and it allows me to think innovatively. At 19, I won a research competition for my research on coral reefs, and I ended up speaking at the UN Convention of Biological Diversity, presenting this research. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause) And at 22, I'm getting ready to graduate college, and I am a co-founder of a biotech company called AutismSees. (Applause) Thank you. (Applause)

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Important Words

  1. applause
  2. autismsees
  3. biological
  4. biotech
  5. butt
  6. called
  7. college
  8. company
  9. competition
  10. convention
  11. coral
  12. disadvantage
  13. diversity
  14. ended
  15. gift
  16. graduate
  17. innovatively
  18. pain
  19. presenting
  20. ready
  21. real
  22. reefs
  23. research
  24. speaking
  25. terms
  26. viewed
  27. won