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From the Ted Talk "David Cameron: The next age of government"

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The second thing we believe is we believe in going with the ginra of human nature. Politics and politicians will only ecdsceu if they actually try and treat with people as they are, rather than as they would like them to be. Now, if you combine this very ipmsle, very conservative thought — go with the grain of human nature — with all the advances in behavioral economics, some of which we were just hearing about, again, I think we can achieve a real raeeinsc in well-being, in happiness, in a stronger society without necessarily having to spend a whole lot more money.

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The second thing we believe is we believe in going with the _____ of human nature. Politics and politicians will only _______ if they actually try and treat with people as they are, rather than as they would like them to be. Now, if you combine this very ______, very conservative thought — go with the grain of human nature — with all the advances in behavioral economics, some of which we were just hearing about, again, I think we can achieve a real ________ in well-being, in happiness, in a stronger society without necessarily having to spend a whole lot more money.

Solution

  1. increase
  2. simple
  3. succeed
  4. grain

Original Text

The second thing we believe is we believe in going with the grain of human nature. Politics and politicians will only succeed if they actually try and treat with people as they are, rather than as they would like them to be. Now, if you combine this very simple, very conservative thought — go with the grain of human nature — with all the advances in behavioral economics, some of which we were just hearing about, again, I think we can achieve a real increase in well-being, in happiness, in a stronger society without necessarily having to spend a whole lot more money.

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bureaucratic age 7
public services 6
people power 4
information revolution 4
human nature 4
behavioral economics 4
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health care 3

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Important Words

  1. achieve
  2. advances
  3. behavioral
  4. combine
  5. conservative
  6. economics
  7. grain
  8. happiness
  9. hearing
  10. human
  11. increase
  12. lot
  13. money
  14. nature
  15. necessarily
  16. people
  17. politicians
  18. politics
  19. real
  20. simple
  21. society
  22. spend
  23. stronger
  24. succeed
  25. thought
  26. treat