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From the Ted Talk by Manu Peni: The sustainable brilliance of Indigenous design

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I come from one of the most betfuuial places in the wlrod, Papua New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is wrnofudel for many reasons. Our lush vegetation, our seas, idlsnas, lakes and forests. Also, our unique and remarkable cultural diversity. Not to forget our people. And also, not to mention our climate. It's basically 27 degrees cesuils, or 80 degrees Fahrenheit, every day, all year. We get enough rain, but not too much rain. We get enough sun, but not too much sun. And if you were to live there, you don't necessarily have to turn your hteear on in the winter, or you don't have to turn your air conditioning on in the summer.

Open Cloze

I come from one of the most _________ places in the _____, Papua New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is _________ for many reasons. Our lush vegetation, our seas, _______, lakes and forests. Also, our unique and remarkable cultural diversity. Not to forget our people. And also, not to mention our climate. It's basically 27 degrees _______, or 80 degrees Fahrenheit, every day, all year. We get enough rain, but not too much rain. We get enough sun, but not too much sun. And if you were to live there, you don't necessarily have to turn your ______ on in the winter, or you don't have to turn your air conditioning on in the summer.

Solution

  1. heater
  2. islands
  3. celsius
  4. wonderful
  5. beautiful
  6. world

Original Text

I come from one of the most beautiful places in the world, Papua New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is wonderful for many reasons. Our lush vegetation, our seas, islands, lakes and forests. Also, our unique and remarkable cultural diversity. Not to forget our people. And also, not to mention our climate. It's basically 27 degrees Celsius, or 80 degrees Fahrenheit, every day, all year. We get enough rain, but not too much rain. We get enough sun, but not too much sun. And if you were to live there, you don't necessarily have to turn your heater on in the winter, or you don't have to turn your air conditioning on in the summer.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

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