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"From the Ted Talk by Hans Rosling: Asia's rise -- how and when"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

I can compare to Japan. This is Japan coming up. You see, Japan did it like that. We add Japan to it. And there is no doubt that fast catch up can take place. Can you see here what jaapn did? Japan did it like this, until full catch up, and then they floolw with the other high-income economies. But the real projections for those ones, I would like to give it like this. Can be worse, can be better. It's always difficult to predict, especially about the future. Now, a hortisain tells me it's even more difficult to predict about the past.

Open Cloze

I can compare to Japan. This is Japan coming up. You see, Japan did it like that. We add Japan to it. And there is no doubt that fast catch up can take place. Can you see here what _____ did? Japan did it like this, until full catch up, and then they ______ with the other high-income economies. But the real projections for those ones, I would like to give it like this. Can be worse, can be better. It's always difficult to predict, especially about the future. Now, a _________ tells me it's even more difficult to predict about the past.

Solution

  1. japan
  2. historian
  3. follow

Original Text

I can compare to Japan. This is Japan coming up. You see, Japan did it like that. We add Japan to it. And there is no doubt that fast catch up can take place. Can you see here what Japan did? Japan did it like this, until full catch up, and then they follow with the other high-income economies. But the real projections for those ones, I would like to give it like this. Can be worse, can be better. It's always difficult to predict, especially about the future. Now, a historian tells me it's even more difficult to predict about the past.

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united states 11
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united kingdom 4
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Important Words

  1. add
  2. catch
  3. coming
  4. compare
  5. difficult
  6. doubt
  7. economies
  8. fast
  9. follow
  10. full
  11. future
  12. give
  13. historian
  14. japan
  15. place
  16. predict
  17. projections
  18. real
  19. tells
  20. worse