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From the Ted Talk by Wael Ghonim: Let's design social media that drives real change

Unscramble the Blue Letters

As a believer in the ienerntt, I teamed up with a few friends, started a new project, trying to find aswners and explore possibilities. Our first product is a new mieda platform for caonrnetiovss. We're hosting conversations that promote mutual understanding and hopefully change minds. We don't claim to have the answers, but we started experimenting with different discussions about very divisive iusess, such as race, gun control, the refugee debate, rshtielnoaip between Islam and terrorism. These are conversations that matter.

Open Cloze

As a believer in the ________, I teamed up with a few friends, started a new project, trying to find _______ and explore possibilities. Our first product is a new _____ platform for _____________. We're hosting conversations that promote mutual understanding and hopefully change minds. We don't claim to have the answers, but we started experimenting with different discussions about very divisive ______, such as race, gun control, the refugee debate, ____________ between Islam and terrorism. These are conversations that matter.

Solution

  1. relationship
  2. issues
  3. internet
  4. media
  5. conversations
  6. answers

Original Text

As a believer in the Internet, I teamed up with a few friends, started a new project, trying to find answers and explore possibilities. Our first product is a new media platform for conversations. We're hosting conversations that promote mutual understanding and hopefully change minds. We don't claim to have the answers, but we started experimenting with different discussions about very divisive issues, such as race, gun control, the refugee debate, relationship between Islam and terrorism. These are conversations that matter.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
social media 10
facebook page 2
anonymously created 2
hope egyptians 2
state security 2
echo chambers 2
hate speech 2
critical challenges 2
media experiences 2
reward people 2
mutual understanding 2

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
social media experiences 2

Important Words

  1. answers
  2. believer
  3. change
  4. claim
  5. control
  6. conversations
  7. debate
  8. discussions
  9. divisive
  10. experimenting
  11. explore
  12. find
  13. friends
  14. gun
  15. hosting
  16. internet
  17. islam
  18. issues
  19. matter
  20. media
  21. minds
  22. mutual
  23. platform
  24. possibilities
  25. product
  26. project
  27. promote
  28. race
  29. refugee
  30. relationship
  31. started
  32. teamed
  33. terrorism
  34. understanding