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"From the Ted Talk by Glen Henry: What I've learned about parenting as a stay-at-home dad"

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GH: You know what else I tgohuht I knew about being a stay-at-home parent? I thought that all I had to do was take them to the park once a week, because if I took them to the park once a week, they'd be fine. In fact, I knew nothing at all. OK. If you take kids to park every day then that means they get dirty every day. If they got ditry every day, they need baths every day, if they got baths every day — I just don't think you udnsntread, see, having two kids under two, you end up canngihg over 20 dirty daripes a day, OK. And if you give them a bath, that's just more nakedness.

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GH: You know what else I _______ I knew about being a stay-at-home parent? I thought that all I had to do was take them to the park once a week, because if I took them to the park once a week, they'd be fine. In fact, I knew nothing at all. OK. If you take kids to park every day then that means they get dirty every day. If they got _____ every day, they need baths every day, if they got baths every day — I just don't think you __________, see, having two kids under two, you end up ________ over 20 dirty _______ a day, OK. And if you give them a bath, that's just more nakedness.

Solution

  1. thought
  2. changing
  3. understand
  4. diapers
  5. dirty

Original Text

GH: You know what else I thought I knew about being a stay-at-home parent? I thought that all I had to do was take them to the park once a week, because if I took them to the park once a week, they'd be fine. In fact, I knew nothing at all. OK. If you take kids to park every day then that means they get dirty every day. If they got dirty every day, they need baths every day, if they got baths every day — I just don't think you understand, see, having two kids under two, you end up changing over 20 dirty diapers a day, OK. And if you give them a bath, that's just more nakedness.

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collocation frequency
home parent 8
laughter gh 4
home dad 4
home parents 3
crying tears 3

Important Words

  1. bath
  2. baths
  3. changing
  4. day
  5. diapers
  6. dirty
  7. fact
  8. fine
  9. give
  10. kids
  11. knew
  12. means
  13. nakedness
  14. parent
  15. park
  16. thought
  17. understand
  18. week