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## Unscramble the Blue Letters

How did this great story unfold, the making of Nano? Let me tell you a bit about it. For example, how we started: Ratan just began with a five-engineer team, young people in their mid-twenties. And he said, "Well, I won't dfneie the vehicle for you, but I will define the cost for you. It is one lakh, 100,000 rupees, and you are to make it within that." And he told them, "Question the unquestionable. setrcth the envelope." And at a point in time, he got so engrossed in the whole challenge, that he himself became a mmbeer of the team. Can you believe it? I still am told about this story of that signle wiper design in which he peictiatrapd. Until midnight, he'd be thinking. Early mrnonig he'll be coming back with sort of solutions. But who was the team leedar? The team leader was Girish Wagh, a 34 year-old boy in [unclear]. And the Nano team avragee age was just 27 years.

## Open Cloze

How did this great story unfold, the making of Nano? Let me tell you a bit about it. For example, how we started: Ratan just began with a five-engineer team, young people in their mid-twenties. And he said, "Well, I won't ______ the vehicle for you, but I will define the cost for you. It is one lakh, 100,000 rupees, and you are to make it within that." And he told them, "Question the unquestionable. _______ the envelope." And at a point in time, he got so engrossed in the whole challenge, that he himself became a ______ of the team. Can you believe it? I still am told about this story of that ______ wiper design in which he ____________. Until midnight, he'd be thinking. Early _______ he'll be coming back with sort of solutions. But who was the team ______? The team leader was Girish Wagh, a 34 year-old boy in [unclear]. And the Nano team _______ age was just 27 years.

## Solution

1. single
3. stretch
4. member
5. average
6. morning
7. participated
8. define

## Original Text

How did this great story unfold, the making of Nano? Let me tell you a bit about it. For example, how we started: Ratan just began with a five-engineer team, young people in their mid-twenties. And he said, "Well, I won't define the vehicle for you, but I will define the cost for you. It is one lakh, 100,000 rupees, and you are to make it within that." And he told them, "Question the unquestionable. Stretch the envelope." And at a point in time, he got so engrossed in the whole challenge, that he himself became a member of the team. Can you believe it? I still am told about this story of that single wiper design in which he participated. Until midnight, he'd be thinking. Early morning he'll be coming back with sort of solutions. But who was the team leader? The team leader was Girish Wagh, a 34 year-old boy in [unclear]. And the Nano team average age was just 27 years.

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