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Now, they thohgut that they had future-proofed this design. They thought in the future we wouldn't need to walk anywhere — we'd be able to dvire — so there was little need for walkways or pavements. But as you can see, there's a real need. These are very dangerous desire paths. If we just pick one, in the mildde, you can see it crosses 15 lanes of tfrfaic. It won't surprise you guys that Brasilia has five times the pedestrian accident rate of your average US city. People are resourceful. They'll always find the low-friction route to save mneoy, save time.

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Now, they _______ that they had future-proofed this design. They thought in the future we wouldn't need to walk anywhere — we'd be able to _____ — so there was little need for walkways or pavements. But as you can see, there's a real need. These are very dangerous desire paths. If we just pick one, in the ______, you can see it crosses 15 lanes of _______. It won't surprise you guys that Brasilia has five times the pedestrian accident rate of your average US city. People are resourceful. They'll always find the low-friction route to save _____, save time.

1. traffic
2. money
3. middle
4. drive
5. thought

Original Text

Now, they thought that they had future-proofed this design. They thought in the future we wouldn't need to walk anywhere — we'd be able to drive — so there was little need for walkways or pavements. But as you can see, there's a real need. These are very dangerous desire paths. If we just pick one, in the middle, you can see it crosses 15 lanes of traffic. It won't surprise you guys that Brasilia has five times the pedestrian accident rate of your average US city. People are resourceful. They'll always find the low-friction route to save money, save time.

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Important Words

1. accident
2. average
3. brasilia
4. city
5. crosses
6. dangerous
7. design
8. desire
9. drive
10. find
11. future
12. guys
13. lanes
14. middle
15. money
16. paths
17. pavements
18. pedestrian
19. people
20. pick
21. rate
22. real
23. resourceful
24. route
25. save
26. surprise
27. thought
28. time
29. times
30. traffic
31. walk
32. walkways