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## Unscramble the Blue Letters

But it was very lbaor iesnintve. There's a huge disconnect at the moment still between the viuratl and the physical. It took me several months to design the column, but ultimately it takes the computer about 30 seconds to calculate all of the 16 million faces. The physical model, on the other hand, is 2,700 lerays, one mmeleltiir thick, it weighs 700 kilos, it's made of sheet that can cover this entire auditorium. And the cutting path that the laser followed goes from here to the airport and back again.

## Open Cloze

But it was very _____ _________. There's a huge disconnect at the moment still between the _______ and the physical. It took me several months to design the column, but ultimately it takes the computer about 30 seconds to calculate all of the 16 million faces. The physical model, on the other hand, is 2,700 ______, one __________ thick, it weighs 700 kilos, it's made of sheet that can cover this entire auditorium. And the cutting path that the laser followed goes from here to the airport and back again.

1. intensive
2. virtual
3. layers
4. labor
5. millimeter

## Original Text

But it was very labor intensive. There's a huge disconnect at the moment still between the virtual and the physical. It took me several months to design the column, but ultimately it takes the computer about 30 seconds to calculate all of the 16 million faces. The physical model, on the other hand, is 2,700 layers, one millimeter thick, it weighs 700 kilos, it's made of sheet that can cover this entire auditorium. And the cutting path that the laser followed goes from here to the airport and back again.

## Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

### ngrams of length 2

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folding ratios 2

1. airport
2. auditorium
3. calculate
4. column
5. computer
6. cover
7. cutting
8. design
9. disconnect
10. entire
11. faces
12. hand
13. huge
14. intensive
15. kilos
16. labor
17. laser
18. layers
19. millimeter
20. million
21. model
22. moment
23. months
24. path
25. physical
26. seconds
27. sheet
28. takes
29. thick
30. ultimately
31. virtual
32. weighs