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#### From the Ted Talk by Mileha Soneji: Simple hacks for life with Parkinson's

## Unscramble the Blue Letters

"Smart" in today's world has become somounnyys to high tech, and the world is only getting smarter and smarter day by day. But why can't smart be something that's simple and yet effective? All we need is a little bit of empathy and some cstiroiuy, to go out there, observe. But let's not stop at that. Let's find these complex problems. Don't be scared of them. Break them, boil them down into much smaller poebmlrs, and then find simple siltuonos for them. Test these solutions, fail if needed, but with newer iihstgns to make it better. Imagine what we all could do if we all came up with smlpie solutions. What would the world be like if we combined all our simple solutions? Let's make a smarter world, but with simplicity.
## Open Cloze

"Smart" in today's world has become **__________** to high tech, and the world is only getting smarter and smarter day by day. But why can't smart be something that's simple and yet effective? All we need is a little bit of empathy and some **_________**, to go out there, observe. But let's not stop at that. Let's find these complex problems. Don't be scared of them. Break them, boil them down into much smaller **________**, and then find simple **_________** for them. Test these solutions, fail if needed, but with newer **________** to make it better. Imagine what we all could do if we all came up with **______** solutions. What would the world be like if we combined all our simple solutions? Let's make a smarter world, but with simplicity.
## Solution

- curiosity
- insights
- synonymous
- solutions
- problems
- simple

## Original Text

"Smart" in today's world has become synonymous to high tech, and the world is only getting smarter and smarter day by day. But why can't smart be something that's simple and yet effective? All we need is a little bit of empathy and some curiosity, to go out there, observe. But let's not stop at that. Let's find these complex problems. Don't be scared of them. Break them, boil them down into much smaller problems, and then find simple solutions for them. Test these solutions, fail if needed, but with newer insights to make it better. Imagine what we all could do if we all came up with simple solutions. What would the world be like if we combined all our simple solutions? Let's make a smarter world, but with simplicity.
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