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From the Ted Talk by Nadia Al-Sakkaf: See Yemen through my eyes

Unscramble the Blue Letters

I love this pitruce. I just wanted to show that over 60 pcernet of the Yemeni population are 15 yeras and below. And they were excluded from decision-making, and now they are in the forefront of the news, raising the flag. English — you will see, this is jeans and tights, and an English expression — the ability to share with the world what is going on in our own country. And expression also, it has brought tlteans. Yemenis are using cartoons and art, paintings, comics, to tell the wlrod and each other about what's going on.

Open Cloze

I love this _______. I just wanted to show that over 60 _______ of the Yemeni population are 15 _____ and below. And they were excluded from decision-making, and now they are in the forefront of the news, raising the flag. English — you will see, this is jeans and tights, and an English expression — the ability to share with the world what is going on in our own country. And expression also, it has brought _______. Yemenis are using cartoons and art, paintings, comics, to tell the _____ and each other about what's going on.

Solution

  1. years
  2. talents
  3. percent
  4. world
  5. picture

Original Text

I love this picture. I just wanted to show that over 60 percent of the Yemeni population are 15 years and below. And they were excluded from decision-making, and now they are in the forefront of the news, raising the flag. English — you will see, this is jeans and tights, and an English expression — the ability to share with the world what is going on in our own country. And expression also, it has brought talents. Yemenis are using cartoons and art, paintings, comics, to tell the world and each other about what's going on.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
yemen times 2
picture shows 2
yemeni people 2
economic empowerment 2
young girls 2

Important Words

  1. ability
  2. art
  3. brought
  4. cartoons
  5. comics
  6. country
  7. english
  8. excluded
  9. expression
  10. flag
  11. forefront
  12. jeans
  13. love
  14. news
  15. paintings
  16. percent
  17. picture
  18. population
  19. raising
  20. share
  21. show
  22. talents
  23. tights
  24. wanted
  25. world
  26. years
  27. yemeni
  28. yemenis