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"From the Ted Talk by Angela Wang: How China is changing the future of shopping"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

This is my nephew, Yuan Yuan. He's five years old, super adorable. I asked him the other day, "What would you like for your birthday this year?" He said, "I want to have a one-way mirror Spider-Man mask." I had absolutely no idea what he was talking about, so I said, "Wow, that's really cool, but how are you going to get it?" He told me, without a bnilk of his eyes, "I'm going to tell my mom and make a wish before I go to bed. My mom will go to shake her mobile phnoe. The next morning, the delivery uncle will give it to me when I wake up." I was about to tease him, but suddenly I rzealeid he was simply telling me the truth, the ttruh of what spiphong looks like for this gearteinon.

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This is my nephew, Yuan Yuan. He's five years old, super adorable. I asked him the other day, "What would you like for your birthday this year?" He said, "I want to have a one-way mirror Spider-Man mask." I had absolutely no idea what he was talking about, so I said, "Wow, that's really cool, but how are you going to get it?" He told me, without a _____ of his eyes, "I'm going to tell my mom and make a wish before I go to bed. My mom will go to shake her mobile _____. The next morning, the delivery uncle will give it to me when I wake up." I was about to tease him, but suddenly I ________ he was simply telling me the truth, the _____ of what ________ looks like for this __________.

Solution

  1. realized
  2. shopping
  3. generation
  4. blink
  5. phone
  6. truth

Original Text

This is my nephew, Yuan Yuan. He's five years old, super adorable. I asked him the other day, "What would you like for your birthday this year?" He said, "I want to have a one-way mirror Spider-Man mask." I had absolutely no idea what he was talking about, so I said, "Wow, that's really cool, but how are you going to get it?" He told me, without a blink of his eyes, "I'm going to tell my mom and make a wish before I go to bed. My mom will go to shake her mobile phone. The next morning, the delivery uncle will give it to me when I wake up." I was about to tease him, but suddenly I realized he was simply telling me the truth, the truth of what shopping looks like for this generation.

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social media 4
united states 3
integrated ecosystem 3

Important Words

  1. absolutely
  2. adorable
  3. asked
  4. bed
  5. birthday
  6. blink
  7. cool
  8. day
  9. delivery
  10. eyes
  11. generation
  12. give
  13. idea
  14. mask
  15. mirror
  16. mobile
  17. mom
  18. morning
  19. nephew
  20. phone
  21. realized
  22. shake
  23. shopping
  24. simply
  25. suddenly
  26. super
  27. talking
  28. tease
  29. telling
  30. told
  31. truth
  32. uncle
  33. wake
  34. year
  35. years
  36. yuan