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"From the Ted Talk by Jonathan Zittrain: The Web as random acts of kindness"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So what is this bizarre architecture configuration that makes the network sing and be so uauunsl? Well, to move data around from one plcae to another — again, it's not like a package courier. It's more like a mosh pit. (Laughter) Imagine, you being part of a nrewotk where, you're maybe at a sontprig event, and you're sitting in rows like this, and somebody asks for a beer, and it gets handed at the aisle. And your neighborly duty is to pass the beer along, at risk to your own trousers, to get it to the deontistain.

Open Cloze

So what is this bizarre architecture configuration that makes the network sing and be so _______? Well, to move data around from one _____ to another — again, it's not like a package courier. It's more like a mosh pit. (Laughter) Imagine, you being part of a _______ where, you're maybe at a ________ event, and you're sitting in rows like this, and somebody asks for a beer, and it gets handed at the aisle. And your neighborly duty is to pass the beer along, at risk to your own trousers, to get it to the ___________.

Solution

  1. sporting
  2. destination
  3. place
  4. network
  5. unusual

Original Text

So what is this bizarre architecture configuration that makes the network sing and be so unusual? Well, to move data around from one place to another — again, it's not like a package courier. It's more like a mosh pit. (Laughter) Imagine, you being part of a network where, you're maybe at a sporting event, and you're sitting in rows like this, and somebody asks for a beer, and it gets handed at the aisle. And your neighborly duty is to pass the beer along, at risk to your own trousers, to get it to the destination.

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Important Words

  1. aisle
  2. architecture
  3. asks
  4. beer
  5. bizarre
  6. configuration
  7. courier
  8. data
  9. destination
  10. duty
  11. event
  12. handed
  13. imagine
  14. laughter
  15. mosh
  16. move
  17. neighborly
  18. network
  19. package
  20. part
  21. pass
  22. pit
  23. place
  24. risk
  25. rows
  26. sing
  27. sitting
  28. sporting
  29. trousers
  30. unusual