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## Unscramble the Blue Letters

On January 14, 2011, Ben Ali fled out of Tunisia after mounting protests against his regime. I saw a spark of hope. enitgayps on social media were wondering, "If Tunisia did it, why can't we?" I posted an enevt on Facebook and called it "A ruooevltin against Corruption, Injustice and dtihsarictop." I posed a question to the 300,000 uress of the page at the time: "Today is the 14th of January. The 25th of January is Police Day. It's a national holiday. If 100,000 of us take to the streets of Cairo, no one is going to stop us. I wonder if we could do it."

## Open Cloze

On January 14, 2011, Ben Ali fled out of Tunisia after mounting protests against his regime. I saw a spark of hope. _________ on social media were wondering, "If Tunisia did it, why can't we?" I posted an _____ on Facebook and called it "A __________ against Corruption, Injustice and ____________." I posed a question to the 300,000 _____ of the page at the time: "Today is the 14th of January. The 25th of January is Police Day. It's a national holiday. If 100,000 of us take to the streets of Cairo, no one is going to stop us. I wonder if we could do it."

## Solution

1. revolution
2. egyptians
3. users
4. dictatorship
5. event

## Original Text

On January 14, 2011, Ben Ali fled out of Tunisia after mounting protests against his regime. I saw a spark of hope. Egyptians on social media were wondering, "If Tunisia did it, why can't we?" I posted an event on Facebook and called it "A Revolution against Corruption, Injustice and Dictatorship." I posed a question to the 300,000 users of the page at the time: "Today is the 14th of January. The 25th of January is Police Day. It's a national holiday. If 100,000 of us take to the streets of Cairo, no one is going to stop us. I wonder if we could do it."

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## Important Words

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2. ben
3. cairo
4. called
5. corruption
6. day
7. dictatorship
8. egyptians
9. event
11. fled
12. holiday
13. hope
14. injustice
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27. social
28. spark
29. stop
30. streets
31. tunisia
32. users
33. wondering