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"From the Ted Talk by Gretchen Carlson, David Brooks: Political common ground in a polarized United States"

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GC: But don't forget we saw that on the left as well — Bernie Sanders. So this is one of the commonalities that I think we can talk about today, "The Year of the Outsider," dvaid — right? And even though Bernie Sanders has been in Congress for a long time, he was deemed an outsider this time. And so there was aegnr on the left as well, and so many people were in favor of Bernie Sanders. So I see it as a commonality. People who like Trump, plepoe who like berine Sanders, they were liking different policies, but the underpinning was anger.

Open Cloze

GC: But don't forget we saw that on the left as well — Bernie Sanders. So this is one of the commonalities that I think we can talk about today, "The Year of the Outsider," _____ — right? And even though Bernie Sanders has been in Congress for a long time, he was deemed an outsider this time. And so there was _____ on the left as well, and so many people were in favor of Bernie Sanders. So I see it as a commonality. People who like Trump, ______ who like ______ Sanders, they were liking different policies, but the underpinning was anger.

Solution

  1. anger
  2. david
  3. bernie
  4. people

Original Text

GC: But don't forget we saw that on the left as well — Bernie Sanders. So this is one of the commonalities that I think we can talk about today, "The Year of the Outsider," David — right? And even though Bernie Sanders has been in Congress for a long time, he was deemed an outsider this time. And so there was anger on the left as well, and so many people were in favor of Bernie Sanders. So I see it as a commonality. People who like Trump, people who like Bernie Sanders, they were liking different policies, but the underpinning was anger.

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