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"From the Ted Talk by Moshe Safdie: Building uniqueness"

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So, many years after that in 1998, I was on one of my mlnhtoy trips to Jerusalem and I got a call from the foreign ministry saying, "We've got the Chief Minister of the Punjab here. He is on a state viist. We took him on a visit to Yad Vashem, we took him to the children's memorial; he was extremely moved. He's demanding to meet the acciehrtt. Could you come down and meet him in Tel Aviv?" And I went down and ceihf mitnesir Badal said to me, "We Sikhs have suffered a great deal, as you have Jews. I was very moved by what I saw today. We are going to build our national mesuum to tell the story of our people; we're about to embark on that. I'd like you to come and design it."

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So, many years after that in 1998, I was on one of my _______ trips to Jerusalem and I got a call from the foreign ministry saying, "We've got the Chief Minister of the Punjab here. He is on a state _____. We took him on a visit to Yad Vashem, we took him to the children's memorial; he was extremely moved. He's demanding to meet the _________. Could you come down and meet him in Tel Aviv?" And I went down and _____ ________ Badal said to me, "We Sikhs have suffered a great deal, as you have Jews. I was very moved by what I saw today. We are going to build our national ______ to tell the story of our people; we're about to embark on that. I'd like you to come and design it."

Solution

  1. monthly
  2. museum
  3. visit
  4. chief
  5. architect
  6. minister

Original Text

So, many years after that in 1998, I was on one of my monthly trips to Jerusalem and I got a call from the foreign ministry saying, "We've got the Chief Minister of the Punjab here. He is on a state visit. We took him on a visit to Yad Vashem, we took him to the children's memorial; he was extremely moved. He's demanding to meet the architect. Could you come down and meet him in Tel Aviv?" And I went down and Chief Minister Badal said to me, "We Sikhs have suffered a great deal, as you have Jews. I was very moved by what I saw today. We are going to build our national museum to tell the story of our people; we're about to embark on that. I'd like you to come and design it."

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yad vashem 5

Important Words

  1. architect
  2. aviv
  3. badal
  4. build
  5. call
  6. chief
  7. deal
  8. demanding
  9. design
  10. embark
  11. extremely
  12. foreign
  13. great
  14. jerusalem
  15. jews
  16. meet
  17. minister
  18. ministry
  19. monthly
  20. moved
  21. museum
  22. national
  23. punjab
  24. sikhs
  25. state
  26. story
  27. suffered
  28. tel
  29. today
  30. trips
  31. vashem
  32. visit
  33. yad
  34. years