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From the Ted Talk by Don Norman: 3 ways good design makes you happy

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That's why the Global knives are so neat. They're so nicely balanced, so sharp, that you really feel you're in control of the cutting. Or, just driving a high-performance sports car over a demanding curb — again, feeling that you are in complete control of the environment. Or the sensual felieng. This is a Kohler shower, a waterfall swheor, and actually, all those knobs beneath are also srohhedweas. It will squirt you all around and you can stay in that shower for hours — and not waste water, by the way, because it recirculates the same dirty wetar.

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That's why the Global knives are so neat. They're so nicely balanced, so sharp, that you really feel you're in control of the cutting. Or, just driving a high-performance sports car over a demanding curb — again, feeling that you are in complete control of the environment. Or the sensual _______. This is a Kohler shower, a waterfall ______, and actually, all those knobs beneath are also ___________. It will squirt you all around and you can stay in that shower for hours — and not waste water, by the way, because it recirculates the same dirty _____.

Solution

  1. shower
  2. feeling
  3. showerheads
  4. water

Original Text

That's why the Global knives are so neat. They're so nicely balanced, so sharp, that you really feel you're in control of the cutting. Or, just driving a high-performance sports car over a demanding curb — again, feeling that you are in complete control of the environment. Or the sensual feeling. This is a Kohler shower, a waterfall shower, and actually, all those knobs beneath are also showerheads. It will squirt you all around and you can stay in that shower for hours — and not waste water, by the way, because it recirculates the same dirty water.

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