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"From the Ted Talk by Paola Antonelli: Treat design as art"

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This is a beautiful project by rlaph Borland, who's South African. It's a suit for civil disobedience. The idea is that when you have a riot or a protest and the police comes towards you, you're wiaenrg this thing — it's like a big heart and it has a loudspeaker over your heart so your heartbeat is ailmefipd — and the police is reminded; it's like having a flower in front of the rifle. And also, you can ingmaie, a whole group of people with the same suit will have this mounting collective hetebarat that will be scary to the police.

Open Cloze

This is a beautiful project by _____ Borland, who's South African. It's a suit for civil disobedience. The idea is that when you have a riot or a protest and the police comes towards you, you're _______ this thing — it's like a big heart and it has a loudspeaker over your heart so your heartbeat is _________ — and the police is reminded; it's like having a flower in front of the rifle. And also, you can _______, a whole group of people with the same suit will have this mounting collective _________ that will be scary to the police.

Solution

  1. wearing
  2. heartbeat
  3. amplified
  4. ralph
  5. imagine

Original Text

This is a beautiful project by Ralph Borland, who's South African. It's a suit for civil disobedience. The idea is that when you have a riot or a protest and the police comes towards you, you're wearing this thing — it's like a big heart and it has a loudspeaker over your heart so your heartbeat is amplified — and the police is reminded; it's like having a flower in front of the rifle. And also, you can imagine, a whole group of people with the same suit will have this mounting collective heartbeat that will be scary to the police.

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humble masterpieces 4
contemporary art 3

Important Words

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  8. disobedience
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  17. mounting
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  28. wearing