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From the Ted Talk by Amit Sood: Building a museum of museums on the web

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But then you really want to go deep. And so I started playing around, and I found something going on over here. And I was like, "Hold on. That sounds interesting." Went in, and I started noticing that these kids were actually beating something. I did a little research, spoke to a cuploe of my contacts at the Met, and actually found out that this is a game called salqul, which involves beating a goose with a stick on Shrove Tuesday. And aelpparnty it was quite popular. I don't know why they did it, but I lareend something about it. Now just to get really deep in, you can really get to the cracks. Now just to give you some pctesirepve, I'm going to zoom out so you really see what you get. Here is where we were, and this is the painting.

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But then you really want to go deep. And so I started playing around, and I found something going on over here. And I was like, "Hold on. That sounds interesting." Went in, and I started noticing that these kids were actually beating something. I did a little research, spoke to a ______ of my contacts at the Met, and actually found out that this is a game called ______, which involves beating a goose with a stick on Shrove Tuesday. And __________ it was quite popular. I don't know why they did it, but I _______ something about it. Now just to get really deep in, you can really get to the cracks. Now just to give you some ___________, I'm going to zoom out so you really see what you get. Here is where we were, and this is the painting.

Solution

  1. learned
  2. perspective
  3. couple
  4. squall
  5. apparently

Original Text

But then you really want to go deep. And so I started playing around, and I found something going on over here. And I was like, "Hold on. That sounds interesting." Went in, and I started noticing that these kids were actually beating something. I did a little research, spoke to a couple of my contacts at the Met, and actually found out that this is a game called squall, which involves beating a goose with a stick on Shrove Tuesday. And apparently it was quite popular. I don't know why they did it, but I learned something about it. Now just to get really deep in, you can really get to the cracks. Now just to give you some perspective, I'm going to zoom out so you really see what you get. Here is where we were, and this is the painting.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

  1. apparently
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