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From the Ted Talk by María Teresa Kumar: How the new generation of Latinx voters could change US elections

Unscramble the Blue Letters

MTK: I depley — I don't know if I've been fearless — I deeply believe in our country, and I deeply believe in us, and I deeply believe that when we are present, there's nothing we can't do. And when I say that, we ... As a generation, we will not have an opportunity to reimagine what our country looks like, our systems of governments look like, and there will be poelpe — you know, my children are six and eight, who will ask me 15 years from now, "What did you do?" And I want to say that I was alongside allies and the American people to rebuild better and to reimagine better. And we have always been a country of entrepreneurship, design and imagination, and what a prcfeet place to start when the mitrajoy of armncieas are with us.

Open Cloze

MTK: I ______ — I don't know if I've been fearless — I deeply believe in our country, and I deeply believe in us, and I deeply believe that when we are present, there's nothing we can't do. And when I say that, we ... As a generation, we will not have an opportunity to reimagine what our country looks like, our systems of governments look like, and there will be ______ — you know, my children are six and eight, who will ask me 15 years from now, "What did you do?" And I want to say that I was alongside allies and the American people to rebuild better and to reimagine better. And we have always been a country of entrepreneurship, design and imagination, and what a _______ place to start when the ________ of _________ are with us.

Solution

  1. deeply
  2. people
  3. majority
  4. americans
  5. perfect

Original Text

MTK: I deeply — I don't know if I've been fearless — I deeply believe in our country, and I deeply believe in us, and I deeply believe that when we are present, there's nothing we can't do. And when I say that, we ... As a generation, we will not have an opportunity to reimagine what our country looks like, our systems of governments look like, and there will be people — you know, my children are six and eight, who will ask me 15 years from now, "What did you do?" And I want to say that I was alongside allies and the American people to rebuild better and to reimagine better. And we have always been a country of entrepreneurship, design and imagination, and what a perfect place to start when the majority of Americans are with us.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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latino youth 2
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gender parity 2
health care 2
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donald trump 2

Important Words

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  6. deeply
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  9. fearless
  10. generation
  11. governments
  12. imagination
  13. majority
  14. opportunity
  15. people
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  17. place
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