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From the Ted Talk by David Kelley: Human-centered design

Unscramble the Blue Letters

The last time I went to see this store, there was a huge buzz about pleope standing outside and wondering, "Am I going to actually get to see the people changing clothes here?" But if you push the button, of course, the whole wall goes dark. So you can try to get arvopapl, or not, for whatever you're werniag. And then one of my favorite features of the technology is the magic morrir, where you put on the clothes. There's a big display in the mirror, and you can turn around — but there's a three second delay. So you can see what you look like from the back or all the way around, as you look. (Applause)

Open Cloze

The last time I went to see this store, there was a huge buzz about ______ standing outside and wondering, "Am I going to actually get to see the people changing clothes here?" But if you push the button, of course, the whole wall goes dark. So you can try to get ________, or not, for whatever you're _______. And then one of my favorite features of the technology is the magic ______, where you put on the clothes. There's a big display in the mirror, and you can turn around — but there's a three second delay. So you can see what you look like from the back or all the way around, as you look. (Applause)

Solution

  1. people
  2. mirror
  3. wearing
  4. approval

Original Text

The last time I went to see this store, there was a huge buzz about people standing outside and wondering, "Am I going to actually get to see the people changing clothes here?" But if you push the button, of course, the whole wall goes dark. So you can try to get approval, or not, for whatever you're wearing. And then one of my favorite features of the technology is the magic mirror, where you put on the clothes. There's a big display in the mirror, and you can turn around — but there's a three second delay. So you can see what you look like from the back or all the way around, as you look. (Applause)

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Important Words

  1. applause
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  15. mirror
  16. people
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  20. store
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  24. wall
  25. wearing
  26. wondering