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From the Ted Talk by Rébecca Kleinberger: Why you don't like the sound of your own voice

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So let's recapitulate. We have the mask, the outward voice, the inside of the mask, your inward voice, and then you have your inner voice. And I like to see this one as the puetpeper that holds the strings of the whole system. Your inner voice is the one you hear when you read a text silently, when you rehearse for an important craosteonivn. Sometimes is hard to turn it off, it's really hard to look at the text written in your native language, without having this inner vocie read it. It's also the voice that rsufee to stop singing the stupid song you have in your head.

Open Cloze

So let's recapitulate. We have the mask, the outward voice, the inside of the mask, your inward voice, and then you have your inner voice. And I like to see this one as the _________ that holds the strings of the whole system. Your inner voice is the one you hear when you read a text silently, when you rehearse for an important ____________. Sometimes is hard to turn it off, it's really hard to look at the text written in your native language, without having this inner _____ read it. It's also the voice that ______ to stop singing the stupid song you have in your head.

Solution

  1. conversation
  2. puppeteer
  3. voice
  4. refuse

Original Text

So let's recapitulate. We have the mask, the outward voice, the inside of the mask, your inward voice, and then you have your inner voice. And I like to see this one as the puppeteer that holds the strings of the whole system. Your inner voice is the one you hear when you read a text silently, when you rehearse for an important conversation. Sometimes is hard to turn it off, it's really hard to look at the text written in your native language, without having this inner voice read it. It's also the voice that refuse to stop singing the stupid song you have in your head.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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collocation frequency
outward voice 5
subtle differences 4
corollary discharge 3
hormone levels 2
female voices 2
big change 2
voice travels 2
living cells 2

Important Words

  1. conversation
  2. hard
  3. head
  4. hear
  5. holds
  6. important
  7. language
  8. mask
  9. native
  10. outward
  11. puppeteer
  12. read
  13. recapitulate
  14. refuse
  15. rehearse
  16. silently
  17. singing
  18. song
  19. stop
  20. strings
  21. stupid
  22. system
  23. text
  24. turn
  25. voice
  26. written