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"From the Ted Talk by Esta Soler: How we turned the tide on domestic violence (Hint"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

I want you to imagine what a bkrheguoatrh this was for women who were victims of violence in the 1980s. They would come into the emergency room with what the pocile would call "a lovers' quarrel," and I would see a woman who was beaten, I would see a broken nose and a fractured wrist and slwelon eyes. And as atitcvsis, we would take our Polaroid camera, we would take her picture, we would wait 90 seconds, and we would give her the photograph. And she would then have the evidence she needed to go to court. We were making what was inbiislve visible.

Open Cloze

I want you to imagine what a ____________ this was for women who were victims of violence in the 1980s. They would come into the emergency room with what the ______ would call "a lovers' quarrel," and I would see a woman who was beaten, I would see a broken nose and a fractured wrist and _______ eyes. And as _________, we would take our Polaroid camera, we would take her picture, we would wait 90 seconds, and we would give her the photograph. And she would then have the evidence she needed to go to court. We were making what was _________ visible.

Solution

  1. activists
  2. police
  3. swollen
  4. invisible
  5. breakthrough

Original Text

I want you to imagine what a breakthrough this was for women who were victims of violence in the 1980s. They would come into the emergency room with what the police would call "a lovers' quarrel," and I would see a woman who was beaten, I would see a broken nose and a fractured wrist and swollen eyes. And as activists, we would take our Polaroid camera, we would take her picture, we would wait 90 seconds, and we would give her the photograph. And she would then have the evidence she needed to go to court. We were making what was invisible visible.

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collocation frequency
domestic violence 5
data nerd 3

Important Words

  1. activists
  2. beaten
  3. breakthrough
  4. broken
  5. call
  6. camera
  7. court
  8. emergency
  9. evidence
  10. eyes
  11. fractured
  12. give
  13. imagine
  14. invisible
  15. making
  16. needed
  17. nose
  18. photograph
  19. picture
  20. polaroid
  21. police
  22. quarrel
  23. room
  24. seconds
  25. swollen
  26. victims
  27. violence
  28. visible
  29. wait
  30. woman
  31. women
  32. wrist