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"From the Ted Talk by Mundano: Trash cart superheroes"

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Our world has many superheroes. But they have the worst of all superpowers: invisibility. For example, the catadores, workers who collect recyclable materials for a living. Catadores emerged from sicoal inequality, unemployment, and the abundance of siold wstae from the diccneiefy of the waste collection sytesm. Catadores provide a heavy, honest and essential work that benefits the entire population. But they are not anedwloegkcd for it. Here in Brazil, they collect 90 percent of all the waste that's actually recycled.

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Our world has many superheroes. But they have the worst of all superpowers: invisibility. For example, the catadores, workers who collect recyclable materials for a living. Catadores emerged from ______ inequality, unemployment, and the abundance of _____ _____ from the __________ of the waste collection ______. Catadores provide a heavy, honest and essential work that benefits the entire population. But they are not ____________ for it. Here in Brazil, they collect 90 percent of all the waste that's actually recycled.

Solution

  1. deficiency
  2. waste
  3. acknowledged
  4. social
  5. system
  6. solid

Original Text

Our world has many superheroes. But they have the worst of all superpowers: invisibility. For example, the catadores, workers who collect recyclable materials for a living. Catadores emerged from social inequality, unemployment, and the abundance of solid waste from the deficiency of the waste collection system. Catadores provide a heavy, honest and essential work that benefits the entire population. But they are not acknowledged for it. Here in Brazil, they collect 90 percent of all the waste that's actually recycled.

Important Words

  1. abundance
  2. acknowledged
  3. benefits
  4. brazil
  5. catadores
  6. collect
  7. collection
  8. deficiency
  9. emerged
  10. entire
  11. essential
  12. heavy
  13. honest
  14. inequality
  15. invisibility
  16. living
  17. materials
  18. percent
  19. population
  20. provide
  21. recyclable
  22. recycled
  23. social
  24. solid
  25. superheroes
  26. system
  27. unemployment
  28. waste
  29. work
  30. workers
  31. world
  32. worst