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"From the Ted Talk by Adam Driver: My journey from Marine to actor"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

In the civilian world there's no rank. Here you're just another body, and I felt like I colnttsany had to prove my worth all over again. And the respect civilians were gnviig me while I was in uofinrm didn't exist when I was out of it. There didn't seem to be a ... a sense of community, whereas in the military, I felt this sense of community. How often in the civilian world are you put in a life-or-death situation with your closest fniders and they constantly demonstrate that they're not going to abandon you? And meanwhile, at antcig school ...

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In the civilian world there's no rank. Here you're just another body, and I felt like I __________ had to prove my worth all over again. And the respect civilians were ______ me while I was in _______ didn't exist when I was out of it. There didn't seem to be a ... a sense of community, whereas in the military, I felt this sense of community. How often in the civilian world are you put in a life-or-death situation with your closest _______ and they constantly demonstrate that they're not going to abandon you? And meanwhile, at ______ school ...

Solution

  1. giving
  2. acting
  3. constantly
  4. friends
  5. uniform

Original Text

In the civilian world there's no rank. Here you're just another body, and I felt like I constantly had to prove my worth all over again. And the respect civilians were giving me while I was in uniform didn't exist when I was out of it. There didn't seem to be a ... a sense of community, whereas in the military, I felt this sense of community. How often in the civilian world are you put in a life-or-death situation with your closest friends and they constantly demonstrate that they're not going to abandon you? And meanwhile, at acting school ...

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janitor man 8
marine corps 3
jesse perez 3
high school 3
civilian world 3

Important Words

  1. abandon
  2. acting
  3. body
  4. civilian
  5. civilians
  6. closest
  7. community
  8. constantly
  9. demonstrate
  10. exist
  11. felt
  12. friends
  13. giving
  14. military
  15. prove
  16. put
  17. rank
  18. respect
  19. school
  20. sense
  21. situation
  22. uniform
  23. world
  24. worth