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From the Ted Talk by Beverly + Dereck Joubert: Life lessons from big cats

Unscramble the Blue Letters

BJ: So you have to know, looking into the eyes of lions and leopards right now, it is all about critical aresanews. And so what we are doing, in February, we're bringing out a film cllead "The Last Lion," and "The Last Lion" is exactly what is happening right now. That is the situation we're in — the last lions. That is, if we don't take action and do something, these plains will be cllpmeteoy devoid of big cats, and then, in turn, everything else will disappear. And simply, if we can't petroct them, we're going to have a job protecting ourselves as well.

Open Cloze

BJ: So you have to know, looking into the eyes of lions and leopards right now, it is all about critical _________. And so what we are doing, in February, we're bringing out a film ______ "The Last Lion," and "The Last Lion" is exactly what is happening right now. That is the situation we're in — the last lions. That is, if we don't take action and do something, these plains will be __________ devoid of big cats, and then, in turn, everything else will disappear. And simply, if we can't _______ them, we're going to have a job protecting ourselves as well.

Solution

  1. protect
  2. completely
  3. awareness
  4. called

Original Text

BJ: So you have to know, looking into the eyes of lions and leopards right now, it is all about critical awareness. And so what we are doing, in February, we're bringing out a film called "The Last Lion," and "The Last Lion" is exactly what is happening right now. That is the situation we're in — the last lions. That is, if we don't take action and do something, these plains will be completely devoid of big cats, and then, in turn, everything else will disappear. And simply, if we can't protect them, we're going to have a job protecting ourselves as well.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

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  2. awareness
  3. big
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  5. called
  6. cats
  7. completely
  8. critical
  9. devoid
  10. disappear
  11. eyes
  12. february
  13. film
  14. happening
  15. job
  16. leopards
  17. lion
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  19. plains
  20. protect
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  22. simply
  23. situation
  24. turn