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From the Ted Talk by Brewster Kahle: A free digital library

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Yes, there's iusses about how money should be distributed, and that's still being refigured out. But I'd say there's plenty of money, and there's plenty of demand, so we can actually aehvcie that. But I'm going to go over the technological, social and sort of where are we as a whole, trying to get to that particular vision. And the way I'm going to try to do this is do it like the Amazon.com website, the bokos, music, video and just go step — media type by media type, just go and say, all right, how're we doing on this?

Open Cloze

Yes, there's ______ about how money should be distributed, and that's still being refigured out. But I'd say there's plenty of money, and there's plenty of demand, so we can actually _______ that. But I'm going to go over the technological, social and sort of where are we as a whole, trying to get to that particular vision. And the way I'm going to try to do this is do it like the Amazon.com website, the _____, music, video and just go step — media type by media type, just go and say, all right, how're we doing on this?

Solution

  1. issues
  2. books
  3. achieve

Original Text

Yes, there's issues about how money should be distributed, and that's still being refigured out. But I'd say there's plenty of money, and there's plenty of demand, so we can actually achieve that. But I'm going to go over the technological, social and sort of where are we as a whole, trying to get to that particular vision. And the way I'm going to try to do this is do it like the Amazon.com website, the books, music, video and just go step — media type by media type, just go and say, all right, how're we doing on this?

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Important Words

  1. achieve
  2. amazon
  3. books
  4. demand
  5. distributed
  6. issues
  7. media
  8. money
  9. music
  10. plenty
  11. refigured
  12. social
  13. sort
  14. step
  15. technological
  16. type
  17. video
  18. vision
  19. website