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From the Ted Talk by Debbie Millman: Love letters to what we hold dear

Unscramble the Blue Letters

The view from the sky is so abstract. It reveals our connections, our continuity and our scale. Nevertheless, it's hard to see the big picture right now. It's such a difficult time in the wlord as we pause and dismantle and rebuild our culture. I think back to my travels. I've seen how different we are, how diverse and distinct. But I've also seen our caetmolimoins. How much worship means in tebit, in Pakistan, in ialty, in China, in Cambodia and in Peru. How much peace maens to our future. How much we regret the mistakes of our past. And now, insisting on what matters no matter what.

Open Cloze

The view from the sky is so abstract. It reveals our connections, our continuity and our scale. Nevertheless, it's hard to see the big picture right now. It's such a difficult time in the _____ as we pause and dismantle and rebuild our culture. I think back to my travels. I've seen how different we are, how diverse and distinct. But I've also seen our _____________. How much worship means in _____, in Pakistan, in _____, in China, in Cambodia and in Peru. How much peace _____ to our future. How much we regret the mistakes of our past. And now, insisting on what matters no matter what.

Solution

  1. tibet
  2. commonalities
  3. means
  4. italy
  5. world

Original Text

The view from the sky is so abstract. It reveals our connections, our continuity and our scale. Nevertheless, it's hard to see the big picture right now. It's such a difficult time in the world as we pause and dismantle and rebuild our culture. I think back to my travels. I've seen how different we are, how diverse and distinct. But I've also seen our commonalities. How much worship means in Tibet, in Pakistan, in Italy, in China, in Cambodia and in Peru. How much peace means to our future. How much we regret the mistakes of our past. And now, insisting on what matters no matter what.

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Important Words

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  21. pakistan
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  36. worship