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From the Ted Talk by Emmanuel Jal: The music of a war child

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What ezeengrid me and kept me going is the misuc I do. I never saw anybody to tell my story to them so they could advise me or do therapy. So the music had been my therapy for me. It's been where I actually see hveaen, where I can be happy, where I can be a chlid again, in dances, through music. So one thing I know about music: music is the only thing that has power to enetr your cell system, your mind, your heart, influence your soul and your spirit, and can even influence the way you live without even you knowing. Music is the only thing that can make you want to wake up your bed and shake your leg, without even wanting to do it. And so the power music has I normally compare to the power love when love doesn't see a coolr. You know, if you fall in love with a frog, that's it.

Open Cloze

What _________ me and kept me going is the _____ I do. I never saw anybody to tell my story to them so they could advise me or do therapy. So the music had been my therapy for me. It's been where I actually see ______, where I can be happy, where I can be a _____ again, in dances, through music. So one thing I know about music: music is the only thing that has power to _____ your cell system, your mind, your heart, influence your soul and your spirit, and can even influence the way you live without even you knowing. Music is the only thing that can make you want to wake up your bed and shake your leg, without even wanting to do it. And so the power music has I normally compare to the power love when love doesn't see a _____. You know, if you fall in love with a frog, that's it.

Solution

  1. heaven
  2. child
  3. enter
  4. music
  5. energized
  6. color

Original Text

What energized me and kept me going is the music I do. I never saw anybody to tell my story to them so they could advise me or do therapy. So the music had been my therapy for me. It's been where I actually see heaven, where I can be happy, where I can be a child again, in dances, through music. So one thing I know about music: music is the only thing that has power to enter your cell system, your mind, your heart, influence your soul and your spirit, and can even influence the way you live without even you knowing. Music is the only thing that can make you want to wake up your bed and shake your leg, without even wanting to do it. And so the power music has I normally compare to the power love when love doesn't see a color. You know, if you fall in love with a frog, that's it.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
starving refugee 4
people die 3
emma mccune 3
war child 2
left home 2
wretched disease 2

Important Words

  1. advise
  2. bed
  3. cell
  4. child
  5. color
  6. compare
  7. dances
  8. energized
  9. enter
  10. fall
  11. frog
  12. happy
  13. heart
  14. heaven
  15. influence
  16. knowing
  17. leg
  18. live
  19. love
  20. mind
  21. music
  22. power
  23. shake
  24. soul
  25. spirit
  26. story
  27. system
  28. therapy
  29. wake
  30. wanting