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From the Ted Talk by Gina Gutierrez: The relationship between sex and imagination

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Something about that really struck me. Her entire memory of the experience was what had happened physically. So many of us think that good sex is something that should heappn to us, that it’s in someone else’s hands, quite literally, We expect a partner, current or future, to be the micagal unlock. Maybe because we feel especially safe with them or attracted to them or because they have more experience than we do. But in doing so, we forget our own agency in the matter. We wtire ourselves and our iainmnatgios out of the pleasure equation.

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Something about that really struck me. Her entire memory of the experience was what had happened physically. So many of us think that good sex is something that should ______ to us, that it’s in someone else’s hands, quite literally, We expect a partner, current or future, to be the _______ unlock. Maybe because we feel especially safe with them or attracted to them or because they have more experience than we do. But in doing so, we forget our own agency in the matter. We _____ ourselves and our ____________ out of the pleasure equation.

Solution

  1. imaginations
  2. write
  3. magical
  4. happen

Original Text

Something about that really struck me. Her entire memory of the experience was what had happened physically. So many of us think that good sex is something that should happen to us, that it’s in someone else’s hands, quite literally, We expect a partner, current or future, to be the magical unlock. Maybe because we feel especially safe with them or attracted to them or because they have more experience than we do. But in doing so, we forget our own agency in the matter. We write ourselves and our imaginations out of the pleasure equation.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

  1. agency
  2. attracted
  3. current
  4. entire
  5. equation
  6. expect
  7. experience
  8. feel
  9. forget
  10. future
  11. good
  12. hands
  13. happen
  14. happened
  15. imaginations
  16. literally
  17. magical
  18. matter
  19. memory
  20. partner
  21. physically
  22. pleasure
  23. safe
  24. sex
  25. struck
  26. unlock
  27. write