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From the Ted Talk by Gary Haugen: The hidden reason for poverty the world needs to address now

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Now by contrast, I've also been involved with one of the world's getsaret successes of compassion. And that's the fight against global poverty. It's a cause that probably has involved all of us here. I don't know if your first introduction might have been choruses of "We Are the World," or maybe the picture of a sponsored child on your refrigerator door, or maybe the brthiday you donated for fresh water. I don't really remember what my first introduction to pveotry was but I do rebemmer the most jarring.

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Now by contrast, I've also been involved with one of the world's ________ successes of compassion. And that's the fight against global poverty. It's a cause that probably has involved all of us here. I don't know if your first introduction might have been choruses of "We Are the World," or maybe the picture of a sponsored child on your refrigerator door, or maybe the ________ you donated for fresh water. I don't really remember what my first introduction to _______ was but I do ________ the most jarring.

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  1. remember
  2. greatest
  3. poverty
  4. birthday

Original Text

Now by contrast, I've also been involved with one of the world's greatest successes of compassion. And that's the fight against global poverty. It's a cause that probably has involved all of us here. I don't know if your first introduction might have been choruses of "We Are the World," or maybe the picture of a sponsored child on your refrigerator door, or maybe the birthday you donated for fresh water. I don't really remember what my first introduction to poverty was but I do remember the most jarring.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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global poverty 3
everyday violence 3
sexual violence 3
rice mill 3
poor people 3
fresh water 2
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greater risk 2
lawless chaos 2
private security 2
criminal justice 2

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
basic law enforcement 2

Important Words

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  4. compassion
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  12. introduction
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