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"From the Ted Talk by Ariel Garten: Know thyself, with a brain scanner"

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My mom's an artist, and as a child, I'd often see her bring things to life with the srotke of a brush. One moment, it was all white space, pure possibility. The next, it was avlie with her colorful ideas and eeonisxrpss. As I sat easel-side, wcahtnig her transform canvas after canvas, I learned that you could ceatre your own world. I learned that our own inner worlds — our ideas, emotions and imaginations — were, in fact, not bound by our brains and bodies. If you could think it, if you could discover it, you could bring it to life.

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My mom's an artist, and as a child, I'd often see her bring things to life with the ______ of a brush. One moment, it was all white space, pure possibility. The next, it was _____ with her colorful ideas and ___________. As I sat easel-side, ________ her transform canvas after canvas, I learned that you could ______ your own world. I learned that our own inner worlds — our ideas, emotions and imaginations — were, in fact, not bound by our brains and bodies. If you could think it, if you could discover it, you could bring it to life.

Solution

  1. stroke
  2. expressions
  3. create
  4. watching
  5. alive

Original Text

My mom's an artist, and as a child, I'd often see her bring things to life with the stroke of a brush. One moment, it was all white space, pure possibility. The next, it was alive with her colorful ideas and expressions. As I sat easel-side, watching her transform canvas after canvas, I learned that you could create your own world. I learned that our own inner worlds — our ideas, emotions and imaginations — were, in fact, not bound by our brains and bodies. If you could think it, if you could discover it, you could bring it to life.

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Important Words

  1. alive
  2. artist
  3. bodies
  4. bound
  5. brains
  6. bring
  7. brush
  8. canvas
  9. child
  10. colorful
  11. create
  12. discover
  13. emotions
  14. expressions
  15. fact
  16. ideas
  17. imaginations
  18. learned
  19. life
  20. moment
  21. possibility
  22. pure
  23. sat
  24. space
  25. stroke
  26. transform
  27. watching
  28. white
  29. world
  30. worlds