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"From the Ted Talk by Ilona Stengel: The role of human emotions in science and research"

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Open Cloze

In 2015, our research team had grown to more than 80 people, and even after the announcement that our project was discontinued, we could not stop _______ from one day to another. It took several months to bring all activities to a sound end and to find new jobs within the company for everyone. Here's what ________. Even though we knew that we were working on a project that was to be _______, during those months our ______ hit the roof. We were actually working on two different OLED projects: first, the development of materials for blue-shining OLEDs, which had started in 2001; and second, materials for green _____, which had started in 2014. And the results I show you here concern the _____ OLED project.

Solution

  1. working
  2. green
  3. stopped
  4. oleds
  5. output
  6. happened

Original Text

In 2015, our research team had grown to more than 80 people, and even after the announcement that our project was discontinued, we could not stop working from one day to another. It took several months to bring all activities to a sound end and to find new jobs within the company for everyone. Here's what happened. Even though we knew that we were working on a project that was to be stopped, during those months our output hit the roof. We were actually working on two different OLED projects: first, the development of materials for blue-shining OLEDs, which had started in 2001; and second, materials for green OLEDs, which had started in 2014. And the results I show you here concern the green OLED project.

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Important Words

  1. activities
  2. announcement
  3. bring
  4. company
  5. concern
  6. day
  7. development
  8. discontinued
  9. find
  10. green
  11. grown
  12. happened
  13. hit
  14. jobs
  15. knew
  16. materials
  17. months
  18. oled
  19. oleds
  20. output
  21. people
  22. project
  23. research
  24. results
  25. roof
  26. show
  27. sound
  28. started
  29. stop
  30. stopped
  31. team
  32. working