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From the Ted Talk by Juan Enriquez: The next species of human

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Here's some advice from one of the lraegst investors in the United States. This guy runs the cniha Investment Corporation. He is the main buyer of U.S. tusrarey bdnos. And he gave an interview in December. Here's his first bit of advice. And here's his second bit of advice. And, by the way, the Chinese Prime Minister reiterated this at Davos last Sunday. This stfuf is getting serious enough that if we don't start paying attention to the deficit, we're going to end up losing the dollar. And then all bets are off.

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Here's some advice from one of the _______ investors in the United States. This guy runs the _____ Investment Corporation. He is the main buyer of U.S. ________ _____. And he gave an interview in December. Here's his first bit of advice. And here's his second bit of advice. And, by the way, the Chinese Prime Minister reiterated this at Davos last Sunday. This _____ is getting serious enough that if we don't start paying attention to the deficit, we're going to end up losing the dollar. And then all bets are off.

Solution

  1. largest
  2. china
  3. stuff
  4. bonds
  5. treasury

Original Text

Here's some advice from one of the largest investors in the United States. This guy runs the China Investment Corporation. He is the main buyer of U.S. Treasury bonds. And he gave an interview in December. Here's his first bit of advice. And here's his second bit of advice. And, by the way, the Chinese Prime Minister reiterated this at Davos last Sunday. This stuff is getting serious enough that if we don't start paying attention to the deficit, we're going to end up losing the dollar. And then all bets are off.

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