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From the Ted Talk by Arianna Huffington: How to succeed? Get more sleep

Unscramble the Blue Letters

This is a room of type A women. This is a room of sleep-deprived woemn. And I learned the hard way the value of sleep. Two-and-a-half years ago, I fainted from estouhxian. I hit my head on my desk. I broke my cneekohbe, I got five stitches on my right eye. And I began the jnueory of rediscovering the value of sleep. And in the course of that, I studied, I met with medical doctors, sisictntes, and I'm here to tell you that the way to a more productive, more inspired, more joyful life is getting enough sleep.

Open Cloze

This is a room of type A women. This is a room of sleep-deprived _____. And I learned the hard way the value of sleep. Two-and-a-half years ago, I fainted from __________. I hit my head on my desk. I broke my _________, I got five stitches on my right eye. And I began the _______ of rediscovering the value of sleep. And in the course of that, I studied, I met with medical doctors, __________, and I'm here to tell you that the way to a more productive, more inspired, more joyful life is getting enough sleep.

Solution

  1. exhaustion
  2. journey
  3. cheekbone
  4. scientists
  5. women

Original Text

This is a room of type A women. This is a room of sleep-deprived women. And I learned the hard way the value of sleep. Two-and-a-half years ago, I fainted from exhaustion. I hit my head on my desk. I broke my cheekbone, I got five stitches on my right eye. And I began the journey of rediscovering the value of sleep. And in the course of that, I studied, I met with medical doctors, scientists, and I'm here to tell you that the way to a more productive, more inspired, more joyful life is getting enough sleep.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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collocation frequency
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Important Words

  1. began
  2. broke
  3. cheekbone
  4. desk
  5. doctors
  6. exhaustion
  7. eye
  8. fainted
  9. hard
  10. head
  11. hit
  12. inspired
  13. journey
  14. joyful
  15. learned
  16. life
  17. medical
  18. met
  19. productive
  20. rediscovering
  21. room
  22. scientists
  23. sleep
  24. stitches
  25. studied
  26. type
  27. women
  28. years