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"From the Ted Talk by Yves Behar: A supercharged motorcycle design"

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Forrest North: The beginning of any collaboration starts with a conievoatrsn. And I would like to share with you some of the bits of the conversation that we started with. I grew up in a log cabin in Washington state with too much time on my hadns. Yves Behar: And in scenic siernlaztwd for me. FN: I always had a passion for alternative vehicles. This is a land yacht racing across the desert in Nevada. YB: cmiotnabion of windsurfing and snkiig into this invention there. FN: And I also had an interest in dangerous inventions. This is a 100,000-volt Tesla coil that I built in my bedroom, much to the dsamiy of my mother.

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Forrest North: The beginning of any collaboration starts with a ____________. And I would like to share with you some of the bits of the conversation that we started with. I grew up in a log cabin in Washington state with too much time on my _____. Yves Behar: And in scenic ___________ for me. FN: I always had a passion for alternative vehicles. This is a land yacht racing across the desert in Nevada. YB: ___________ of windsurfing and ______ into this invention there. FN: And I also had an interest in dangerous inventions. This is a 100,000-volt Tesla coil that I built in my bedroom, much to the ______ of my mother.

Solution

  1. dismay
  2. combination
  3. skiing
  4. conversation
  5. hands
  6. switzerland

Original Text

Forrest North: The beginning of any collaboration starts with a conversation. And I would like to share with you some of the bits of the conversation that we started with. I grew up in a log cabin in Washington state with too much time on my hands. Yves Behar: And in scenic Switzerland for me. FN: I always had a passion for alternative vehicles. This is a land yacht racing across the desert in Nevada. YB: Combination of windsurfing and skiing into this invention there. FN: And I also had an interest in dangerous inventions. This is a 100,000-volt Tesla coil that I built in my bedroom, much to the dismay of my mother.

Important Words

  1. alternative
  2. bedroom
  3. beginning
  4. bits
  5. built
  6. cabin
  7. coil
  8. collaboration
  9. combination
  10. conversation
  11. dangerous
  12. desert
  13. dismay
  14. forrest
  15. grew
  16. hands
  17. interest
  18. invention
  19. inventions
  20. land
  21. log
  22. mother
  23. nevada
  24. passion
  25. racing
  26. scenic
  27. share
  28. skiing
  29. started
  30. starts
  31. state
  32. switzerland
  33. tesla
  34. time
  35. vehicles
  36. washington
  37. windsurfing
  38. yacht
  39. yves