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"From the Ted Talk by Gary Liu: The rapid growth of the Chinese internet -- and where it's headed"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

So I'm extremely eeunocagrd to find out that private investment in ed-tech in China now eceedxs one billion dollars a year, with another 30 billion dollars in public funding that is committed between now and 2020. As the Chinese internet cuonteins to grow, even in its imperfection and restrictions and ctnolors, the lives of its once-forgotten populations have been ierlacorbvy elevated. There is a focus on populations of need, not of want, that has driven a lot of the curiosity, the creativity and the development that we see. And there's still more to come.

Open Cloze

So I'm extremely __________ to find out that private investment in ed-tech in China now _______ one billion dollars a year, with another 30 billion dollars in public funding that is committed between now and 2020. As the Chinese internet _________ to grow, even in its imperfection and restrictions and ________, the lives of its once-forgotten populations have been ___________ elevated. There is a focus on populations of need, not of want, that has driven a lot of the curiosity, the creativity and the development that we see. And there's still more to come.

Solution

  1. exceeds
  2. encouraged
  3. controls
  4. irrevocably
  5. continues

Original Text

So I'm extremely encouraged to find out that private investment in ed-tech in China now exceeds one billion dollars a year, with another 30 billion dollars in public funding that is committed between now and 2020. As the Chinese internet continues to grow, even in its imperfection and restrictions and controls, the lives of its once-forgotten populations have been irrevocably elevated. There is a focus on populations of need, not of want, that has driven a lot of the curiosity, the creativity and the development that we see. And there's still more to come.

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chinese internet 5
migrant workers 3
billion dollars 3

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