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"From the Ted Talk by Samantha Nutt: The real harm of the global arms trade"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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But here's the thing: they take time, which means for you as individuals, if you want to give, please, by all means do it. But know that how you give is just as _________ as how much you give. Regular _____________ like _______ contributions are a far more effective way of giving, because they allow humanitarian _____________ to properly plan and be invested over the long term, and to be present in the lives of families who have been affected by war, wars that many of us, frankly, all too quickly ______.

Solution

  1. monthly
  2. organizations
  3. important
  4. contributions
  5. forget

Original Text

But here's the thing: they take time, which means for you as individuals, if you want to give, please, by all means do it. But know that how you give is just as important as how much you give. Regular contributions like monthly contributions are a far more effective way of giving, because they allow humanitarian organizations to properly plan and be invested over the long term, and to be present in the lives of families who have been affected by war, wars that many of us, frankly, all too quickly forget.

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collocation frequency
small arms 8
war zones 5
single day 3
rich countries 3
arms trade 3

Important Words

  1. affected
  2. contributions
  3. effective
  4. families
  5. forget
  6. frankly
  7. give
  8. giving
  9. humanitarian
  10. important
  11. individuals
  12. invested
  13. lives
  14. long
  15. means
  16. monthly
  17. organizations
  18. plan
  19. present
  20. properly
  21. quickly
  22. regular
  23. term
  24. time
  25. war
  26. wars