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From the Ted Talk by Sarah Jones: One woman, five characters, and a sex lesson from the future

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So for your record, I am, like, a sex work studies major but minoring in social media with a concentration on notable YouTube memes. (Laughter) Yes, well, of course, like, I consider myself to be, like, obviously, like, a feminist. I was named for Bella Abzug, who was, like, a famous, like, feminist from history, and, like, also I feel that it is, like, inomtarpt to, like, represent women who are, like, sex-positive feminists. What is sex-negative? Well, like, I guess I would ask, like, what do you think sex-negative is? (Laughter) Yeah, because, like, the trems that we use are, like, so important, because, like, we call it sex work because it hepls people understand that, like, it's work, and, like, you know, just like there are, like, healthcare providers and, like, insurance prrdeivos, like, we think of these workers as, like, sex care providers. Yeah, but like, I don't think of myself like, providing dcriet sex care sceiervs per se as, like, being a rnereeuimqt for me to be, like, an advocate. Like, I support other women's right to choose it voluntarily, like, if they enjoy it. Yeah, but, like, I see myself going forward as more likely, like, protecting sex workers', like, legal freedoms and rtihgs. Yeah, so, like, basically, I'm pnaninlg on becoming a lawyer.

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So for your record, I am, like, a sex work studies major but minoring in social media with a concentration on notable YouTube memes. (Laughter) Yes, well, of course, like, I consider myself to be, like, obviously, like, a feminist. I was named for Bella Abzug, who was, like, a famous, like, feminist from history, and, like, also I feel that it is, like, _________ to, like, represent women who are, like, sex-positive feminists. What is sex-negative? Well, like, I guess I would ask, like, what do you think sex-negative is? (Laughter) Yeah, because, like, the _____ that we use are, like, so important, because, like, we call it sex work because it _____ people understand that, like, it's work, and, like, you know, just like there are, like, healthcare providers and, like, insurance _________, like, we think of these workers as, like, sex care providers. Yeah, but like, I don't think of myself like, providing ______ sex care ________ per se as, like, being a ___________ for me to be, like, an advocate. Like, I support other women's right to choose it voluntarily, like, if they enjoy it. Yeah, but, like, I see myself going forward as more likely, like, protecting sex workers', like, legal freedoms and ______. Yeah, so, like, basically, I'm ________ on becoming a lawyer.

Solution

  1. helps
  2. requirement
  3. terms
  4. planning
  5. services
  6. important
  7. rights
  8. providers
  9. direct

Original Text

So for your record, I am, like, a sex work studies major but minoring in social media with a concentration on notable YouTube memes. (Laughter) Yes, well, of course, like, I consider myself to be, like, obviously, like, a feminist. I was named for Bella Abzug, who was, like, a famous, like, feminist from history, and, like, also I feel that it is, like, important to, like, represent women who are, like, sex-positive feminists. What is sex-negative? Well, like, I guess I would ask, like, what do you think sex-negative is? (Laughter) Yeah, because, like, the terms that we use are, like, so important, because, like, we call it sex work because it helps people understand that, like, it's work, and, like, you know, just like there are, like, healthcare providers and, like, insurance providers, like, we think of these workers as, like, sex care providers. Yeah, but like, I don't think of myself like, providing direct sex care services per se as, like, being a requirement for me to be, like, an advocate. Like, I support other women's right to choose it voluntarily, like, if they enjoy it. Yeah, but, like, I see myself going forward as more likely, like, protecting sex workers', like, legal freedoms and rights. Yeah, so, like, basically, I'm planning on becoming a lawyer.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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collocation frequency
sex work 5
sex industry 3
bad news 2
sex worker 2
young woman 2
sex care 2
young girls 2
strip club 2
parking lot 2
grand theft 2

Important Words

  1. abzug
  2. advocate
  3. basically
  4. bella
  5. call
  6. care
  7. choose
  8. concentration
  9. direct
  10. enjoy
  11. famous
  12. feel
  13. feminist
  14. feminists
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  19. history
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  21. insurance
  22. laughter
  23. lawyer
  24. legal
  25. major
  26. media
  27. memes
  28. minoring
  29. named
  30. notable
  31. people
  32. planning
  33. protecting
  34. providers
  35. providing
  36. record
  37. represent
  38. requirement
  39. rights
  40. se
  41. services
  42. sex
  43. social
  44. studies
  45. support
  46. terms
  47. understand
  48. voluntarily
  49. women
  50. work
  51. workers
  52. yeah
  53. youtube