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"From the Ted Talk by Margaret Gould Stewart: How giant websites design for you (and a billion others, too)"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So what does it mean to design at a gblaol scale? It means dilfficut and sometimes exasperating work to try to improve and evolve products. Finding the audacity and the humility to do right by them can be pretty exhausting, and the hmliiuty part, it's a little tough on the design ego. Because these products are always changing, everything that I've designed in my career is pretty much gone, and everything that I will design will fade away. But here's what remains: the never-ending tlihrl of being a part of something that is so big, you can hardly get your head around it, and the promise that it just might change the wrold.

Open Cloze

So what does it mean to design at a ______ scale? It means _________ and sometimes exasperating work to try to improve and evolve products. Finding the audacity and the humility to do right by them can be pretty exhausting, and the ________ part, it's a little tough on the design ego. Because these products are always changing, everything that I've designed in my career is pretty much gone, and everything that I will design will fade away. But here's what remains: the never-ending ______ of being a part of something that is so big, you can hardly get your head around it, and the promise that it just might change the _____.

Solution

  1. global
  2. difficult
  3. thrill
  4. world
  5. humility

Original Text

So what does it mean to design at a global scale? It means difficult and sometimes exasperating work to try to improve and evolve products. Finding the audacity and the humility to do right by them can be pretty exhausting, and the humility part, it's a little tough on the design ego. Because these products are always changing, everything that I've designed in my career is pretty much gone, and everything that I will design will fade away. But here's what remains: the never-ending thrill of being a part of something that is so big, you can hardly get your head around it, and the promise that it just might change the world.

Important Words

  1. audacity
  2. big
  3. career
  4. change
  5. changing
  6. design
  7. designed
  8. difficult
  9. ego
  10. evolve
  11. exasperating
  12. exhausting
  13. fade
  14. finding
  15. global
  16. head
  17. humility
  18. improve
  19. means
  20. part
  21. pretty
  22. products
  23. promise
  24. scale
  25. thrill
  26. tough
  27. work
  28. world