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"From the Ted Talk by Paola Antonelli: Design and the Elastic Mind"

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And this is the work of several designers that really enhance the idea of solitude and esxnioapn by means of various tneheicuqs. This is a spa tpehonele. The idea is that it's become so difficult to have a private conversation anywhere that you go to the spa, you have a mgsasae, you have a facial, maybe a rub, and then you have this beautiful pool with this perfect temperature, and you can have this isolation tank phone conversation with whomever you've been wanting to talk with for a long time. And same thing here, Social Tele-presence. It's actually already used by the military a little bit, but it's the idea of being able to be somewhere else with your senses while you're revoemd from it physically. And this is called Blind Date. It's a [unclear], so if you're too shy to be really at the date, you can stay at a dcnstaie with your flrowes and somebody else reenacts the date for you.

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And this is the work of several designers that really enhance the idea of solitude and _________ by means of various __________. This is a spa _________. The idea is that it's become so difficult to have a private conversation anywhere that you go to the spa, you have a _______, you have a facial, maybe a rub, and then you have this beautiful pool with this perfect temperature, and you can have this isolation tank phone conversation with whomever you've been wanting to talk with for a long time. And same thing here, Social Tele-presence. It's actually already used by the military a little bit, but it's the idea of being able to be somewhere else with your senses while you're _______ from it physically. And this is called Blind Date. It's a [unclear], so if you're too shy to be really at the date, you can stay at a ________ with your _______ and somebody else reenacts the date for you.

Solution

  1. distance
  2. telephone
  3. flowers
  4. massage
  5. removed
  6. expansion
  7. techniques

Original Text

And this is the work of several designers that really enhance the idea of solitude and expansion by means of various techniques. This is a spa telephone. The idea is that it's become so difficult to have a private conversation anywhere that you go to the spa, you have a massage, you have a facial, maybe a rub, and then you have this beautiful pool with this perfect temperature, and you can have this isolation tank phone conversation with whomever you've been wanting to talk with for a long time. And same thing here, Social Tele-presence. It's actually already used by the military a little bit, but it's the idea of being able to be somewhere else with your senses while you're removed from it physically. And this is called Blind Date. It's a [unclear], so if you're too shy to be really at the date, you can stay at a distance with your flowers and somebody else reenacts the date for you.

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Important Words

  1. beautiful
  2. bit
  3. blind
  4. called
  5. conversation
  6. date
  7. designers
  8. difficult
  9. distance
  10. enhance
  11. expansion
  12. facial
  13. flowers
  14. idea
  15. isolation
  16. long
  17. massage
  18. means
  19. military
  20. perfect
  21. phone
  22. physically
  23. pool
  24. private
  25. reenacts
  26. removed
  27. rub
  28. senses
  29. shy
  30. social
  31. solitude
  32. spa
  33. stay
  34. talk
  35. tank
  36. techniques
  37. telephone
  38. temperature
  39. time
  40. unclear
  41. wanting
  42. work