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"From the Ted Talk by Dan Ariely: How equal do we want the world to be? You'd be surprised"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

We also asked this qtuiosen about something else. We aeskd, what about the ratio of CEO pay to unskilled wrkeors? So you can see what people think is the ratio, and then we can ask the question, what do they think should be the ratio? And then we can ask, what is reality? What is reality? And you could say, well, it's not that bad, right? The red and the yellow are not that different. But the fact is, it's because I didn't draw them on the same scale. It's hard to see, there's yellow and blue in there.

Open Cloze

We also asked this ________ about something else. We _____, what about the ratio of CEO pay to unskilled _______? So you can see what people think is the ratio, and then we can ask the question, what do they think should be the ratio? And then we can ask, what is reality? What is reality? And you could say, well, it's not that bad, right? The red and the yellow are not that different. But the fact is, it's because I didn't draw them on the same scale. It's hard to see, there's yellow and blue in there.

Solution

  1. workers
  2. question
  3. asked

Original Text

We also asked this question about something else. We asked, what about the ratio of CEO pay to unskilled workers? So you can see what people think is the ratio, and then we can ask the question, what do they think should be the ratio? And then we can ask, what is reality? What is reality? And you could say, well, it's not that bad, right? The red and the yellow are not that different. But the fact is, it's because I didn't draw them on the same scale. It's hard to see, there's yellow and blue in there.

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collocation frequency
knowledge gap 3
blind tasting 3

Important Words

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  2. bad
  3. blue
  4. ceo
  5. draw
  6. fact
  7. hard
  8. pay
  9. people
  10. question
  11. ratio
  12. reality
  13. red
  14. scale
  15. unskilled
  16. workers
  17. yellow