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From the Ted Talk by Rebecca Onie: What Americans agree on when it comes to health

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So I ask, if you are a health care executive: Do you know how many of your patients run out of food or struggle to pay the rent at the end of the month? Is that data on your scorecard, shaping your business and your bunseos? If you are a politician: Will you cnoiutne to fhigt on the sceocrhd earth of health care, or will you act on what your voters, what Democratic and Republican voters alike, already know, which is that good waegs, healthy food and safe housing are htelah? And for the rest of us, for the citizens of this country: Will we demand accountability to what we know to be true, which is that our common sense, our common experience, makes us the experts in what it takes to be hehalty?

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So I ask, if you are a health care executive: Do you know how many of your patients run out of food or struggle to pay the rent at the end of the month? Is that data on your scorecard, shaping your business and your _______? If you are a politician: Will you ________ to _____ on the ________ earth of health care, or will you act on what your voters, what Democratic and Republican voters alike, already know, which is that good _____, healthy food and safe housing are ______? And for the rest of us, for the citizens of this country: Will we demand accountability to what we know to be true, which is that our common sense, our common experience, makes us the experts in what it takes to be _______?

Solution

  1. continue
  2. bonuses
  3. fight
  4. wages
  5. health
  6. scorched
  7. healthy

Original Text

So I ask, if you are a health care executive: Do you know how many of your patients run out of food or struggle to pay the rent at the end of the month? Is that data on your scorecard, shaping your business and your bonuses? If you are a politician: Will you continue to fight on the scorched earth of health care, or will you act on what your voters, what Democratic and Republican voters alike, already know, which is that good wages, healthy food and safe housing are health? And for the rest of us, for the citizens of this country: Will we demand accountability to what we know to be true, which is that our common sense, our common experience, makes us the experts in what it takes to be healthy?

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
health care 17
healthy food 4
social determinants 3
white republican 3
republican women 3
essential resources 2
care executives 2
care system 2
african american 2
american democratic 2
affordable housing 2
safe housing 2
common sense 2
common experience 2

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
white republican women 3
health care executives 2
health care system 2
african american democratic 2

Important Words

  1. accountability
  2. act
  3. alike
  4. bonuses
  5. business
  6. care
  7. citizens
  8. common
  9. continue
  10. data
  11. demand
  12. democratic
  13. earth
  14. experience
  15. experts
  16. fight
  17. food
  18. good
  19. health
  20. healthy
  21. housing
  22. month
  23. patients
  24. pay
  25. rent
  26. republican
  27. rest
  28. run
  29. safe
  30. scorched
  31. scorecard
  32. sense
  33. shaping
  34. struggle
  35. takes
  36. true
  37. voters
  38. wages