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From the Ted Talk by Children of Palau: Leave only footprints that will wash away

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“Alii” from Palau, my beautiful island home in the western Pacific Ocean.
We Palauans have been here for over 3,000 years, living in hmorany with nature in our pristine paaisrde environment. plaau is home to just 20,000 people, but we are a lagre ocean sttae with more than 300 islands, covering an area the size of France. Some of our ildnsas are coral atolls, others are vonicalc, covered with hills, ancient forests and mangroves, all with beautiful beaches bordering the crystal-clear sea, which is alive with incredible, rare marine life.

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“Alii” from Palau, my beautiful island home in the western Pacific Ocean.
We Palauans have been here for over 3,000 years, living in _______ with nature in our pristine ________ environment. _____ is home to just 20,000 people, but we are a _____ ocean _____ with more than 300 islands, covering an area the size of France. Some of our _______ are coral atolls, others are ________, covered with hills, ancient forests and mangroves, all with beautiful beaches bordering the crystal-clear sea, which is alive with incredible, rare marine life.

Solution

  1. volcanic
  2. islands
  3. harmony
  4. palau
  5. large
  6. paradise
  7. state

Original Text

“Alii” from Palau, my beautiful island home in the western Pacific Ocean.
We Palauans have been here for over 3,000 years, living in harmony with nature in our pristine paradise environment. Palau is home to just 20,000 people, but we are a large ocean state with more than 300 islands, covering an area the size of France. Some of our islands are coral atolls, others are volcanic, covered with hills, ancient forests and mangroves, all with beautiful beaches bordering the crystal-clear sea, which is alive with incredible, rare marine life.

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Important Words

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  35. size
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  37. volcanic
  38. western
  39. years