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"From the Ted Talk by Mary Robinson: Why climate change is a threat to human rights"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

That's what I felt. And I have five grandchildren now, I feel very happy as an Irish grandmother to have five grandchildren, and I think about their wolrd, and what it will be like when they will share that world with about 9 billion other people in 2050. We know that inevitably it will be a climate-constrained world, because of the emissions we've already put up there, but it could be a world that is much more euqal and much fairer, and much better for health, and better for jobs and better for energy security, than the world we have now, if we have sctewhid sufficiently and early enough to renewable energy, and no one is left behind. No one is left behind.

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That's what I felt. And I have five grandchildren now, I feel very happy as an Irish grandmother to have five grandchildren, and I think about their _____, and what it will be like when they will share that world with about 9 billion other people in 2050. We know that inevitably it will be a climate-constrained world, because of the emissions we've already put up there, but it could be a world that is much more _____ and much fairer, and much better for health, and better for jobs and better for energy security, than the world we have now, if we have ________ sufficiently and early enough to renewable energy, and no one is left behind. No one is left behind.

Solution

  1. equal
  2. switched
  3. world

Original Text

That's what I felt. And I have five grandchildren now, I feel very happy as an Irish grandmother to have five grandchildren, and I think about their world, and what it will be like when they will share that world with about 9 billion other people in 2050. We know that inevitably it will be a climate-constrained world, because of the emissions we've already put up there, but it could be a world that is much more equal and much fairer, and much better for health, and better for jobs and better for energy security, than the world we have now, if we have switched sufficiently and early enough to renewable energy, and no one is left behind. No one is left behind.

ngrams of length 2

collocation frequency
climate change 13
human rights 9
renewable energy 7
safe world 5
president tong 4
sustainable development 4
united nations 3
fossil fuels 3
development goals 3
climate agreement 3
mother earth 3
young people 3

ngrams of length 3

collocation frequency
sustainable development goals 3

Important Words

  1. billion
  2. early
  3. emissions
  4. energy
  5. equal
  6. fairer
  7. feel
  8. felt
  9. grandchildren
  10. grandmother
  11. happy
  12. health
  13. inevitably
  14. irish
  15. jobs
  16. left
  17. people
  18. put
  19. renewable
  20. security
  21. share
  22. sufficiently
  23. switched
  24. world