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"From the Ted Talk by Michelle Knox: Talk about your death while you're still healthy"

#### Unscramble the Blue Letters

So let's start with planning. How many of you have a will? Put your hand up. Oh, this is fttsnaaic. In alutarsia, 45 percent of adults over the age of 18 do not have a legal will. You're a little bit above average. This is a startling statistic given that writing a will can actually be quite simple and inexpensive. So I started asking my frednis and neighbors and was really surprised to learn many of them don't have a will, and some couples don't rzealie they need individual wills. The usual explanation was, well, it's all going to go to my partner anyway.

#### Open Cloze

So let's start with planning. How many of you have a will? Put your hand up. Oh, this is **_________**. In **_________**, 45 percent of adults over the age of 18 do not have a legal will. You're a little bit above average. This is a startling statistic given that writing a will can actually be quite simple and inexpensive. So I started asking my **_______** and neighbors and was really surprised to learn many of them don't have a will, and some couples don't **_______** they need individual wills. The usual explanation was, well, it's all going to go to my partner anyway.

#### Solution

- fantastic
- australia
- friends
- realize

#### Original Text

So let's start with planning. How many of you have a will? Put your hand up. Oh, this is fantastic. In Australia, 45 percent of adults over the age of 18 do not have a legal will. You're a little bit above average. This is a startling statistic given that writing a will can actually be quite simple and inexpensive. So I started asking my friends and neighbors and was really surprised to learn many of them don't have a will, and some couples don't realize they need individual wills. The usual explanation was, well, it's all going to go to my partner anyway.#### Important Words

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