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"From the Ted Talk by Barat Ali Batoor: My desperate journey with a human smuggler"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

I was free, with an ucrtieann future, no money. The only thing I had was the memory card with the pictures and foogtae. When my documentary was aired on SBS Dateline, many of my fednirs came to know about my situation, and they tried to help me. They did not allow me to take any other boat to risk my life. I also decided to stay in Indonesia and process my case through UNHCR, but I was really afraid that I would end up in Indonesia for many yeras doing nothing and unable to work, like every other aylsum seeker.

Open Cloze

I was free, with an _________ future, no money. The only thing I had was the memory card with the pictures and _______. When my documentary was aired on SBS Dateline, many of my _______ came to know about my situation, and they tried to help me. They did not allow me to take any other boat to risk my life. I also decided to stay in Indonesia and process my case through UNHCR, but I was really afraid that I would end up in Indonesia for many _____ doing nothing and unable to work, like every other ______ seeker.

Solution

  1. uncertain
  2. asylum
  3. friends
  4. footage
  5. years

Original Text

I was free, with an uncertain future, no money. The only thing I had was the memory card with the pictures and footage. When my documentary was aired on SBS Dateline, many of my friends came to know about my situation, and they tried to help me. They did not allow me to take any other boat to risk my life. I also decided to stay in Indonesia and process my case through UNHCR, but I was really afraid that I would end up in Indonesia for many years doing nothing and unable to work, like every other asylum seeker.

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collocation frequency
asylum seekers 3

Important Words

  1. afraid
  2. aired
  3. asylum
  4. boat
  5. card
  6. case
  7. dateline
  8. decided
  9. documentary
  10. footage
  11. free
  12. friends
  13. future
  14. indonesia
  15. life
  16. memory
  17. money
  18. pictures
  19. process
  20. risk
  21. sbs
  22. seeker
  23. situation
  24. stay
  25. unable
  26. uncertain
  27. unhcr
  28. work
  29. years