1 June – Matt Hancock: Alveolar Plosives

(words containing sounds 't' or 'd,' by paragraph with invented grammar)

Good afternoon and Downing Street today's. To do slightly differently today. To charts. Test trace. Questions and journalists.

That today it's that it incredibly important anybody symptoms – taste – that get test.

It's forward to get test, get dialling. It's getting tests that to identify get best treatment that trace that control.

That most important what do to control.

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Slide. Sadly, thirty thousand and forty thirty thousand and forty died, confirmed positive test. That's hundred and yesterday. That lowest lockdown twenty.

Charts pattern board, that significant, that still to done.

Want to notes: to volunteer hundreds thousands forward stepped to plate.

To charities and charity hard difficult times.

To and. To pharmaceutical and diagnostic, without couldn't mounted.

To pharmacists and dentists, pleased that dentistry restart next. Hard and understanding, stand behind frontline.

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Data that action. Data that battle.

Today, to cautious to lockdown. Balanced judgements and take decisions.

Must that against, side. Together, take steps together. But do not step too. Disease not done yet. Mustn't that made.

Take responsibility. Symptoms must get test and to isolate must do.

To everybody, stay alert, control and.