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"From the Ted Talk by Roz Savage: Why I'm rowing across the Pacific"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Very shortly, I'll be setting out to try and get to Australia, and if I'm successful, I'll be the first woman ever to row solo all the way across the pafciic. And I try to use this to bring awareness to these environmental issues, to bring a human face to the ocean. If the anatitlc was about my inner journey, discovering my own caailibepits, maybe the Pacific has been about my outer journey, figuring out how I can use my interesting career choice to be of service to the world, and to take some of those things that I've leearnd out there and apply them to the satiouitn that humankind now finds itself in.

Open Cloze

Very shortly, I'll be setting out to try and get to Australia, and if I'm successful, I'll be the first woman ever to row solo all the way across the _______. And I try to use this to bring awareness to these environmental issues, to bring a human face to the ocean. If the ________ was about my inner journey, discovering my own ____________, maybe the Pacific has been about my outer journey, figuring out how I can use my interesting career choice to be of service to the world, and to take some of those things that I've _______ out there and apply them to the _________ that humankind now finds itself in.

Solution

  1. situation
  2. learned
  3. atlantic
  4. capabilities
  5. pacific

Original Text

Very shortly, I'll be setting out to try and get to Australia, and if I'm successful, I'll be the first woman ever to row solo all the way across the Pacific. And I try to use this to bring awareness to these environmental issues, to bring a human face to the ocean. If the Atlantic was about my inner journey, discovering my own capabilities, maybe the Pacific has been about my outer journey, figuring out how I can use my interesting career choice to be of service to the world, and to take some of those things that I've learned out there and apply them to the situation that humankind now finds itself in.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
north pacific 3
long time 3

Important Words

  1. apply
  2. atlantic
  3. australia
  4. awareness
  5. bring
  6. capabilities
  7. career
  8. choice
  9. discovering
  10. environmental
  11. face
  12. figuring
  13. finds
  14. human
  15. humankind
  16. interesting
  17. issues
  18. journey
  19. learned
  20. ocean
  21. outer
  22. pacific
  23. row
  24. service
  25. setting
  26. shortly
  27. situation
  28. solo
  29. successful
  30. woman
  31. world