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From the Ted Talk by Dayananda Saraswati: The profound journey of compassion

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In a wmeoibldn final match, these two guys fight it out. Each one has got two games. It can be anybody's game. What they have setwead so far has no meaning. One person wins. The tinnes etiquette is, both the players have to come to the net and shake hands. The winner boxes the air and kisses the ground, throws his srhit as though somebody is waiting for it. (Laughter) And this guy has to come to the net. When he comes to the net, you see, his whole face changes. It looks as though he's whinisg that he didn't win. Why? Empathy.

Open Cloze

In a _________ final match, these two guys fight it out. Each one has got two games. It can be anybody's game. What they have _______ so far has no meaning. One person wins. The ______ etiquette is, both the players have to come to the net and shake hands. The winner boxes the air and kisses the ground, throws his _____ as though somebody is waiting for it. (Laughter) And this guy has to come to the net. When he comes to the net, you see, his whole face changes. It looks as though he's _______ that he didn't win. Why? Empathy.

Solution

  1. wimbledon
  2. wishing
  3. shirt
  4. tennis
  5. sweated

Original Text

In a Wimbledon final match, these two guys fight it out. Each one has got two games. It can be anybody's game. What they have sweated so far has no meaning. One person wins. The tennis etiquette is, both the players have to come to the net and shake hands. The winner boxes the air and kisses the ground, throws his shirt as though somebody is waiting for it. (Laughter) And this guy has to come to the net. When he comes to the net, you see, his whole face changes. It looks as though he's wishing that he didn't win. Why? Empathy.

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Important Words

  1. air
  2. boxes
  3. empathy
  4. etiquette
  5. face
  6. fight
  7. final
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  13. hands
  14. kisses
  15. laughter
  16. match
  17. meaning
  18. net
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  21. shake
  22. shirt
  23. sweated
  24. tennis
  25. throws
  26. waiting
  27. wimbledon
  28. win
  29. winner
  30. wins
  31. wishing