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"From the Ted Talk by Caroline Paul: To raise brave girls, encourage adventure"

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Third, we women have to start practicing bravery, too. We cannot teach our girls until we teach ourselves. So here's another thing: fear and exhilaration feel very smaiilr — the shaky hands, the heightened heart rate, the neovurs tension, and I'm beittng that for many of you the last time you thought you were scared out of your wits, you may have been feeling mostly exhilaration, and now you've missed an opportunity. So practice. And while girls should be getting outside to learn to be gutsy, I get that adults don't want to get on hoverboards or cimlb trees, so we all should be practicing at home, in the ociffe and even right here getting up the guts to talk to someone that you really admrie.

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Third, we women have to start practicing bravery, too. We cannot teach our girls until we teach ourselves. So here's another thing: fear and exhilaration feel very _______ — the shaky hands, the heightened heart rate, the _______ tension, and I'm _______ that for many of you the last time you thought you were scared out of your wits, you may have been feeling mostly exhilaration, and now you've missed an opportunity. So practice. And while girls should be getting outside to learn to be gutsy, I get that adults don't want to get on hoverboards or _____ trees, so we all should be practicing at home, in the ______ and even right here getting up the guts to talk to someone that you really ______.

Solution

  1. office
  2. nervous
  3. betting
  4. admire
  5. climb
  6. similar

Original Text

Third, we women have to start practicing bravery, too. We cannot teach our girls until we teach ourselves. So here's another thing: fear and exhilaration feel very similar — the shaky hands, the heightened heart rate, the nervous tension, and I'm betting that for many of you the last time you thought you were scared out of your wits, you may have been feeling mostly exhilaration, and now you've missed an opportunity. So practice. And while girls should be getting outside to learn to be gutsy, I get that adults don't want to get on hoverboards or climb trees, so we all should be practicing at home, in the office and even right here getting up the guts to talk to someone that you really admire.

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Important Words

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