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"From the Ted Talk by Kiran Sethi: Kids, take charge"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So, the question is, why only them? In a country of a billion people and some, why so few? Is it luck? Is it chance? Can we all not systematically and culssoncoiy get infected? So, in the next eight minutes I would like to share with you my story. I got infected when I was 17, when, as a student of the design cgolele, I encountered adults who actually believed in my iades, cnelaglehd me and had lots of cups of chai with me. And I was struck by just how wonderful it felt, and how contagious that flenieg was. I also realized I should have got infected when I was seven.

Open Cloze

So, the question is, why only them? In a country of a billion people and some, why so few? Is it luck? Is it chance? Can we all not systematically and ___________ get infected? So, in the next eight minutes I would like to share with you my story. I got infected when I was 17, when, as a student of the design _______, I encountered adults who actually believed in my _____, __________ me and had lots of cups of chai with me. And I was struck by just how wonderful it felt, and how contagious that _______ was. I also realized I should have got infected when I was seven.

Solution

  1. college
  2. ideas
  3. feeling
  4. challenged
  5. consciously

Original Text

So, the question is, why only them? In a country of a billion people and some, why so few? Is it luck? Is it chance? Can we all not systematically and consciously get infected? So, in the next eight minutes I would like to share with you my story. I got infected when I was 17, when, as a student of the design college, I encountered adults who actually believed in my ideas, challenged me and had lots of cups of chai with me. And I was struck by just how wonderful it felt, and how contagious that feeling was. I also realized I should have got infected when I was seven.

Important Words

  1. adults
  2. believed
  3. billion
  4. chai
  5. challenged
  6. chance
  7. college
  8. consciously
  9. contagious
  10. country
  11. cups
  12. design
  13. encountered
  14. feeling
  15. felt
  16. ideas
  17. infected
  18. lots
  19. luck
  20. minutes
  21. people
  22. question
  23. realized
  24. share
  25. story
  26. struck
  27. student
  28. systematically
  29. wonderful