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From the Ted Talk "Kent Larson: Brilliant designs to fit more people in every city"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

We think workplaces should be shared. I mean, this is really the workplace of the uferut, I think. This is Starbucks, you know. Maybe a third — And you see everybody has their back to the wall and they have food and coffee down the way and they're in their own little personal bubble. We need dehsar spaces for interaction and collaboration. We're not doing a very good job with that. At the Cambridge Innovation nectre, you can have shared desks. I've spent a lot of time in Finland at the design factory of Aalto University, where the they have a shared shop and shared fab lab, shared quiet spaces, electronics spaces, recreation lcepas.

Open Cloze

We think workplaces should be shared. I mean, this is really the workplace of the ______, I think. This is Starbucks, you know. Maybe a third — And you see everybody has their back to the wall and they have food and coffee down the way and they're in their own little personal bubble. We need ______ spaces for interaction and collaboration. We're not doing a very good job with that. At the Cambridge Innovation ______, you can have shared desks. I've spent a lot of time in Finland at the design factory of Aalto University, where the they have a shared shop and shared fab lab, shared quiet spaces, electronics spaces, recreation ______.

Solution

  1. shared
  2. future
  3. center
  4. places

Original Text

We think workplaces should be shared. I mean, this is really the workplace of the future, I think. This is Starbucks, you know. Maybe a third — And you see everybody has their back to the wall and they have food and coffee down the way and they're in their own little personal bubble. We need shared spaces for interaction and collaboration. We're not doing a very good job with that. At the Cambridge Innovation Center, you can have shared desks. I've spent a lot of time in Finland at the design factory of Aalto University, where the they have a shared shop and shared fab lab, shared quiet spaces, electronics spaces, recreation places.

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Important Words

  1. aalto
  2. bubble
  3. cambridge
  4. center
  5. coffee
  6. collaboration
  7. design
  8. desks
  9. electronics
  10. fab
  11. factory
  12. finland
  13. food
  14. future
  15. good
  16. innovation
  17. interaction
  18. job
  19. lab
  20. lot
  21. personal
  22. places
  23. quiet
  24. recreation
  25. shared
  26. shop
  27. spaces
  28. spent
  29. starbucks
  30. time
  31. university
  32. wall
  33. workplace
  34. workplaces