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"From the Ted Talk by Megan Kamerick: Women should represent women in media"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Here's the thing: Wired almost never puts women on its cover. Oh, there have been some gimmicky ones — Pam from "The ofifce," manga girls, a vuotpoulus medol covered in synthetic diamonds. Texas State University professor Cindy Royal wondered in her blog how are young women like her students sspopeud to feel about their roles in technology, rdniaeg Wired. Chris Anderson, the editor of Wired, defended his choice and said there aren't enough wmeon, prominent women in technology to sell a cover, to sell an issue. Part of that is true, there aren't as many pimnnerot women in technology.

Open Cloze

Here's the thing: Wired almost never puts women on its cover. Oh, there have been some gimmicky ones — Pam from "The ______," manga girls, a __________ _____ covered in synthetic diamonds. Texas State University professor Cindy Royal wondered in her blog how are young women like her students ________ to feel about their roles in technology, _______ Wired. Chris Anderson, the editor of Wired, defended his choice and said there aren't enough _____, prominent women in technology to sell a cover, to sell an issue. Part of that is true, there aren't as many _________ women in technology.

Solution

  1. office
  2. voluptuous
  3. prominent
  4. supposed
  5. model
  6. reading
  7. women

Original Text

Here's the thing: Wired almost never puts women on its cover. Oh, there have been some gimmicky ones — Pam from "The Office," manga girls, a voluptuous model covered in synthetic diamonds. Texas State University professor Cindy Royal wondered in her blog how are young women like her students supposed to feel about their roles in technology, reading Wired. Chris Anderson, the editor of Wired, defended his choice and said there aren't enough women, prominent women in technology to sell a cover, to sell an issue. Part of that is true, there aren't as many prominent women in technology.

Important Words

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