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"From the Ted Talk by Diana Nyad: Never, ever give up"

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And we've been on a journey. And the debate has raged, hasn't it, since the Greeks, of isn't it what it's all about? Isn't life about the journey, not really the destination? And here we've been on this jurneoy, and the truth is, it's been tirlhinlg. We haven't reached that other shore, and still, our sense of pride and cmemomitnt, unwavering commitment. When I turned 60, the dream was still alive from having tried this in my 20s — dreamed it and imagined it. The most famous body of water on the Earth taody, I ianimge, Cuba to Florida. And it was deep. It was deep in my soul.

Open Cloze

And we've been on a journey. And the debate has raged, hasn't it, since the Greeks, of isn't it what it's all about? Isn't life about the journey, not really the destination? And here we've been on this _______, and the truth is, it's been _________. We haven't reached that other shore, and still, our sense of pride and __________, unwavering commitment. When I turned 60, the dream was still alive from having tried this in my 20s — dreamed it and imagined it. The most famous body of water on the Earth _____, I _______, Cuba to Florida. And it was deep. It was deep in my soul.

Solution

  1. journey
  2. thrilling
  3. commitment
  4. today
  5. imagine

Original Text

And we've been on a journey. And the debate has raged, hasn't it, since the Greeks, of isn't it what it's all about? Isn't life about the journey, not really the destination? And here we've been on this journey, and the truth is, it's been thrilling. We haven't reached that other shore, and still, our sense of pride and commitment, unwavering commitment. When I turned 60, the dream was still alive from having tried this in my 20s — dreamed it and imagined it. The most famous body of water on the Earth today, I imagine, Cuba to Florida. And it was deep. It was deep in my soul.

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Important Words

  1. alive
  2. body
  3. commitment
  4. cuba
  5. debate
  6. deep
  7. destination
  8. dream
  9. dreamed
  10. earth
  11. famous
  12. florida
  13. greeks
  14. imagine
  15. imagined
  16. journey
  17. life
  18. pride
  19. raged
  20. reached
  21. sense
  22. shore
  23. soul
  24. thrilling
  25. today
  26. truth
  27. turned
  28. unwavering
  29. water