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From the Ted Talk by Kristalina Georgieva: How to rebuild the global economy

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And we did one more thing. With David Malpass, the president of the World Bank, we called for a debt moratorium for the pesroot coeitunrs to their official bilateral creditors. And people tend to say, "Oh, we don't work together, it's not good enough." But here is an area where we made this call in late March, and in mid-April, the G20 aerged on this moratorium. Amazing, we had the piars Club, China, the Gulf countries, all airegneg that we should not suffocate the poorest countries by asking them to pay their dbtes when their economies are standing still.

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And we did one more thing. With David Malpass, the president of the World Bank, we called for a debt moratorium for the _______ _________ to their official bilateral creditors. And people tend to say, "Oh, we don't work together, it's not good enough." But here is an area where we made this call in late March, and in mid-April, the G20 ______ on this moratorium. Amazing, we had the _____ Club, China, the Gulf countries, all ________ that we should not suffocate the poorest countries by asking them to pay their _____ when their economies are standing still.

Solution

  1. agreed
  2. agreeing
  3. countries
  4. poorest
  5. paris
  6. debts

Original Text

And we did one more thing. With David Malpass, the president of the World Bank, we called for a debt moratorium for the poorest countries to their official bilateral creditors. And people tend to say, "Oh, we don't work together, it's not good enough." But here is an area where we made this call in late March, and in mid-April, the G20 agreed on this moratorium. Amazing, we had the Paris Club, China, the Gulf countries, all agreeing that we should not suffocate the poorest countries by asking them to pay their debts when their economies are standing still.

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