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From the Ted Talk by Eric Giler: A demo of wireless electricity

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Mobile electronics. Home electronics. Those cords under your desk, I bet everybody here has something that looks like that or those batteries. There are industrial applications. And then finally, eciltrec velceihs. These electric cars are beautiful. But who is going to want to plug them in? Imagine driving into your garage — we've built a system to do this — you drive into your garage, and the car charges itself, because there is a mat on the floor that's pugegld into the wall. And it actually causes your car to crgahe selfay and efficiently. Then there's all kinds of other applications. Implanted medical devices, where people don't have to die of infections aornmye if you can seal the thing up. Credit cards, robot vuucam cleaners.

Open Cloze

Mobile electronics. Home electronics. Those cords under your desk, I bet everybody here has something that looks like that or those batteries. There are industrial applications. And then finally, ________ ________. These electric cars are beautiful. But who is going to want to plug them in? Imagine driving into your garage — we've built a system to do this — you drive into your garage, and the car charges itself, because there is a mat on the floor that's _______ into the wall. And it actually causes your car to ______ ______ and efficiently. Then there's all kinds of other applications. Implanted medical devices, where people don't have to die of infections _______ if you can seal the thing up. Credit cards, robot ______ cleaners.

Solution

  1. vehicles
  2. electric
  3. plugged
  4. anymore
  5. vacuum
  6. charge
  7. safely

Original Text

Mobile electronics. Home electronics. Those cords under your desk, I bet everybody here has something that looks like that or those batteries. There are industrial applications. And then finally, electric vehicles. These electric cars are beautiful. But who is going to want to plug them in? Imagine driving into your garage — we've built a system to do this — you drive into your garage, and the car charges itself, because there is a mat on the floor that's plugged into the wall. And it actually causes your car to charge safely and efficiently. Then there's all kinds of other applications. Implanted medical devices, where people don't have to die of infections anymore if you can seal the thing up. Credit cards, robot vacuum cleaners.

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