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From the Ted Talk by Paola Antonelli: Design and the Elastic Mind

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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Open Cloze

Mapping and _______. As the capacity of _________ becomes really, really big, and the capacity of our mind not that much bigger, we find that we need to tag as much as we can what we do in order to then retrace our path. Also, we do it in _____ to share with other people. Again, this communal sense of __________ that seems to be so important _____. So, various ways to map and tag are also the work of many designers nowadays. Also, the senses — designers and scientists all work on trying to expand our senses capabilities so that we can achieve more. And also ______ senses in a way.

Solution

  1. order
  2. today
  3. animal
  4. computers
  5. experience
  6. tagging

Original Text

Mapping and tagging. As the capacity of computers becomes really, really big, and the capacity of our mind not that much bigger, we find that we need to tag as much as we can what we do in order to then retrace our path. Also, we do it in order to share with other people. Again, this communal sense of experience that seems to be so important today. So, various ways to map and tag are also the work of many designers nowadays. Also, the senses — designers and scientists all work on trying to expand our senses capabilities so that we can achieve more. And also animal senses in a way.

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Important Words

  1. achieve
  2. animal
  3. big
  4. bigger
  5. capabilities
  6. capacity
  7. communal
  8. computers
  9. designers
  10. expand
  11. experience
  12. find
  13. important
  14. map
  15. mapping
  16. mind
  17. nowadays
  18. order
  19. path
  20. people
  21. retrace
  22. scientists
  23. sense
  24. senses
  25. share
  26. tag
  27. tagging
  28. today
  29. ways
  30. work