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From the Ted Talk by Hans Rosling: Let my dataset change your mindset

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And we, in fact, when we have played this over the world. I was at the Global Health Conference here in Washington last week, and I could see the wrong concept even active people in United States had, that they didn't rilzaee the improvement of miecxo there, and China, in rliaeton to United States. Look here when I move them forward. Here we go. They catch up. There's Mexico. It's on par with United States in these two social dimensions. There was less than five percent of the specialists in Global haetlh that was aware of this. This great nation, Mexico, has the problem that arms are coming from ntorh, across the borders, so they had to stop that, because they have this strange relationship to the uteind States, you know.

Open Cloze

And we, in fact, when we have played this over the world. I was at the Global Health Conference here in Washington last week, and I could see the wrong concept even active people in United States had, that they didn't _______ the improvement of ______ there, and China, in ________ to United States. Look here when I move them forward. Here we go. They catch up. There's Mexico. It's on par with United States in these two social dimensions. There was less than five percent of the specialists in Global ______ that was aware of this. This great nation, Mexico, has the problem that arms are coming from _____, across the borders, so they had to stop that, because they have this strange relationship to the ______ States, you know.

Solution

  1. mexico
  2. health
  3. realize
  4. united
  5. relation
  6. north

Original Text

And we, in fact, when we have played this over the world. I was at the Global Health Conference here in Washington last week, and I could see the wrong concept even active people in United States had, that they didn't realize the improvement of Mexico there, and China, in relation to United States. Look here when I move them forward. Here we go. They catch up. There's Mexico. It's on par with United States in these two social dimensions. There was less than five percent of the specialists in Global Health that was aware of this. This great nation, Mexico, has the problem that arms are coming from North, across the borders, so they had to stop that, because they have this strange relationship to the United States, you know.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
united states 13
developing world 7
income countries 7
child mortality 6
western world 4
middle income 4
developing countries 3
long life 2
short life 2
world consisted 2
family planning 2
global health 2
life expectancy 2
public health 2
income distribution 2
health service 2
emerging economies 2
millennium development 2
state department 2

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
middle income countries 3

Important Words

  1. active
  2. arms
  3. aware
  4. borders
  5. catch
  6. china
  7. coming
  8. concept
  9. conference
  10. dimensions
  11. fact
  12. global
  13. great
  14. health
  15. improvement
  16. mexico
  17. move
  18. nation
  19. north
  20. par
  21. people
  22. percent
  23. played
  24. problem
  25. realize
  26. relation
  27. relationship
  28. social
  29. specialists
  30. states
  31. stop
  32. strange
  33. united
  34. washington
  35. week
  36. world
  37. wrong