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"From the Ted Talk by Philippa Neave: The unexpected challenges of a country's first election"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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However, this work of reference is quite high-pitched. It's complex, and a lot of the _____ are quite _________, so the _______ person probably doesn't need to know at least a third of it. But the ______ of the Middle East have been deprived of any form of what we know as civic education. It's part of our curriculum at school. It doesn't really _____ in that part of the world, and I feel it's really the right of everybody to know how these things work. And it's a good thing to think about producing a work of reference for the average person, and _______ in mind that now we have a basis to work with, but also we have technology, so we can reach out using telephone apps, video, _________. There's all sorts of tools that can be used now to communicate these ideas to people for the first time in their own language.

Solution

  1. animation
  2. technical
  3. bearing
  4. exist
  5. terms
  6. people
  7. average

Original Text

However, this work of reference is quite high-pitched. It's complex, and a lot of the terms are quite technical, so the average person probably doesn't need to know at least a third of it. But the people of the Middle East have been deprived of any form of what we know as civic education. It's part of our curriculum at school. It doesn't really exist in that part of the world, and I feel it's really the right of everybody to know how these things work. And it's a good thing to think about producing a work of reference for the average person, and bearing in mind that now we have a basis to work with, but also we have technology, so we can reach out using telephone apps, video, animation. There's all sorts of tools that can be used now to communicate these ideas to people for the first time in their own language.

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Important Words

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