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"From the Ted Talk by Juliana Machado Ferreira: The fight to end rare-animal trafficking in Brazil"

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In Brazil, they are usually first sent to governmental triage facilities, in which most of the cases, the conditions are as bad as with the traffickers. In 2002, these cnretes received 45,000 animals, of which 37,000 were birds. And the police estimates that we seize only five percent of what's being tkfreafcid. Some lucky ones — and among them, Brad — go to serious rehabilitation centers after that. And in these places they are cared for. They train their flying, they lrean how to recognize the food they will find in nature, and they are able to socialize with others from the same sipeces. (lguehatr)

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In Brazil, they are usually first sent to governmental triage facilities, in which most of the cases, the conditions are as bad as with the traffickers. In 2002, these _______ received 45,000 animals, of which 37,000 were birds. And the police estimates that we seize only five percent of what's being __________. Some lucky ones — and among them, Brad — go to serious rehabilitation centers after that. And in these places they are cared for. They train their flying, they _____ how to recognize the food they will find in nature, and they are able to socialize with others from the same _______. (________)

Solution

  1. trafficked
  2. learn
  3. laughter
  4. centers
  5. species

Original Text

In Brazil, they are usually first sent to governmental triage facilities, in which most of the cases, the conditions are as bad as with the traffickers. In 2002, these centers received 45,000 animals, of which 37,000 were birds. And the police estimates that we seize only five percent of what's being trafficked. Some lucky ones — and among them, Brad — go to serious rehabilitation centers after that. And in these places they are cared for. They train their flying, they learn how to recognize the food they will find in nature, and they are able to socialize with others from the same species. (Laughter)

Important Words

  1. animals
  2. bad
  3. birds
  4. brad
  5. brazil
  6. cared
  7. cases
  8. centers
  9. conditions
  10. estimates
  11. facilities
  12. find
  13. flying
  14. food
  15. governmental
  16. laughter
  17. learn
  18. lucky
  19. nature
  20. percent
  21. places
  22. police
  23. received
  24. recognize
  25. rehabilitation
  26. seize
  27. socialize
  28. species
  29. trafficked
  30. traffickers
  31. train
  32. triage