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From the Ted Talk by Gina Brillon: When people are "suspiciously kind"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

(aupsaple and cheers).
Yeah! Yes. Now is your time to go crazy.
(Applause and cerhes).
Now is your time. This is it, man. What a wonderful event. Give it up for yourselves for coming out.
(Applause and cheers).
What an amazing, ainazmg enevt. I am so excited, so thrilled to be here. I am a native New Yorker. I am a -- oh my God, thank you, one person.
I like how the rest of you are like, “Oh look, you made it out. Aw.” (Laughs).
Everybody in New York is getting a little too uptight, anyway, for me. It doesn’t matter what you say in New York, somebody will get upset at something. That’s just how it is. I could do a knock-knock joke and someone will be like, “I never had a door.”.

Open Cloze

(________ and cheers).
Yeah! Yes. Now is your time to go crazy.
(Applause and ______).
Now is your time. This is it, man. What a wonderful event. Give it up for yourselves for coming out.
(Applause and cheers).
What an amazing, _______ _____. I am so excited, so thrilled to be here. I am a native New Yorker. I am a -- oh my God, thank you, one person.
I like how the rest of you are like, “Oh look, you made it out. Aw.” (Laughs).
Everybody in New York is getting a little too uptight, anyway, for me. It doesn’t matter what you say in New York, somebody will get upset at something. That’s just how it is. I could do a knock-knock joke and someone will be like, “I never had a door.”.

Solution

  1. cheers
  2. applause
  3. amazing
  4. event

Original Text

(Applause and cheers).
Yeah! Yes. Now is your time to go crazy.
(Applause and cheers).
Now is your time. This is it, man. What a wonderful event. Give it up for yourselves for coming out.
(Applause and cheers).
What an amazing, amazing event. I am so excited, so thrilled to be here. I am a native New Yorker. I am a -- oh my God, thank you, one person.
I like how the rest of you are like, “Oh look, you made it out. Aw.” (Laughs).
Everybody in New York is getting a little too uptight, anyway, for me. It doesn’t matter what you say in New York, somebody will get upset at something. That’s just how it is. I could do a knock-knock joke and someone will be like, “I never had a door.”.

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Important Words

  1. amazing
  2. applause
  3. aw
  4. cheers
  5. coming
  6. crazy
  7. door
  8. event
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  11. god
  12. joke
  13. laughs
  14. man
  15. matter
  16. native
  17. person
  18. rest
  19. thrilled
  20. time
  21. upset
  22. uptight
  23. wonderful
  24. york
  25. yorker