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From the Ted Talk "Anupam Mishra: The ancient ingenuity of water harvesting"

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You can see a modern doar, hardly 50 years old. It can break sometimes. But this 400 year old canal, which draws water, it is maintained for so many generations. Of course if you want to go inside, the two doors are locked. But they can be opened for TED people. (Laughter) And we request them. You can see enoprs coming up with two carnestsi of water. And the water level — these are not empty canisters — water level is right up to this. It can envy many municipalities, the color, the taste, the pryuit of this water. And this is what they clal Zero B type of water, because it comes from the clouds, pure sddelitli water.

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You can see a modern ____, hardly 50 years old. It can break sometimes. But this 400 year old canal, which draws water, it is maintained for so many generations. Of course if you want to go inside, the two doors are locked. But they can be opened for TED people. (Laughter) And we request them. You can see ______ coming up with two _________ of water. And the water level — these are not empty canisters — water level is right up to this. It can envy many municipalities, the color, the taste, the ______ of this water. And this is what they ____ Zero B type of water, because it comes from the clouds, pure _________ water.

Solution

  1. canisters
  2. person
  3. call
  4. purity
  5. distilled
  6. road

Original Text

You can see a modern road, hardly 50 years old. It can break sometimes. But this 400 year old canal, which draws water, it is maintained for so many generations. Of course if you want to go inside, the two doors are locked. But they can be opened for TED people. (Laughter) And we request them. You can see person coming up with two canisters of water. And the water level — these are not empty canisters — water level is right up to this. It can envy many municipalities, the color, the taste, the purity of this water. And this is what they call Zero B type of water, because it comes from the clouds, pure distilled water.

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collocation frequency
water body 9
water level 3
thousand words 3
laughter applause 3
ground water 3
feet deep 3

Important Words

  1. break
  2. call
  3. canal
  4. canisters
  5. clouds
  6. color
  7. coming
  8. distilled
  9. doors
  10. draws
  11. empty
  12. envy
  13. generations
  14. laughter
  15. level
  16. locked
  17. maintained
  18. modern
  19. municipalities
  20. opened
  21. people
  22. person
  23. pure
  24. purity
  25. request
  26. road
  27. taste
  28. ted
  29. type
  30. water
  31. year
  32. years