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From the Ted Talk by Mike Matas: A next-generation digital book

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This is one of my favorites. So this shows ... (Laughter) (Applause) When the wind is blowing, any excess enregy coming from the windmill is diverted into the battery. And as the wind starts dying down, any excess energy will be dtevreid back into the hsoue — the lhigts never go out. And this whole book, it doesn't just run on the iPad. It also runs on the iPhone. And so you can start reading on your iPad in your living room and then pick up where you left off on the iPhone. And it works the exact same way. You can pcnih into any page. Open it up.

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This is one of my favorites. So this shows ... (Laughter) (Applause) When the wind is blowing, any excess ______ coming from the windmill is diverted into the battery. And as the wind starts dying down, any excess energy will be ________ back into the _____ — the ______ never go out. And this whole book, it doesn't just run on the iPad. It also runs on the iPhone. And so you can start reading on your iPad in your living room and then pick up where you left off on the iPhone. And it works the exact same way. You can _____ into any page. Open it up.

Solution

  1. energy
  2. pinch
  3. diverted
  4. house
  5. lights

Original Text

This is one of my favorites. So this shows ... (Laughter) (Applause) When the wind is blowing, any excess energy coming from the windmill is diverted into the battery. And as the wind starts dying down, any excess energy will be diverted back into the house — the lights never go out. And this whole book, it doesn't just run on the iPad. It also runs on the iPhone. And so you can start reading on your iPad in your living room and then pick up where you left off on the iPhone. And it works the exact same way. You can pinch into any page. Open it up.

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Important Words

  1. applause
  2. battery
  3. blowing
  4. book
  5. coming
  6. diverted
  7. dying
  8. energy
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  30. wind
  31. windmill
  32. works