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"From the Ted Talk by Alison Killing: What happens when a city runs out of room for its dead"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

They also tell you that you need to keep a rcroed of where the grave is. But that's pretty much it for formal requirements. Now, they do warn you that your neighbors might not like this, but, legally speaking, there's almost nothing that they can do about it. And just in case any of you still had that profit idea in your mind about how much those burial pltos cost and how much money you might be able to make, they also warn that it might cause the value of your house to drop by 20 percent. Although, actually, it's more likely that no one will want to buy your hsuoe at all after that.

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They also tell you that you need to keep a ______ of where the grave is. But that's pretty much it for formal requirements. Now, they do warn you that your neighbors might not like this, but, legally speaking, there's almost nothing that they can do about it. And just in case any of you still had that profit idea in your mind about how much those burial _____ cost and how much money you might be able to make, they also warn that it might cause the value of your house to drop by 20 percent. Although, actually, it's more likely that no one will want to buy your _____ at all after that.

Solution

  1. house
  2. plots
  3. record

Original Text

They also tell you that you need to keep a record of where the grave is. But that's pretty much it for formal requirements. Now, they do warn you that your neighbors might not like this, but, legally speaking, there's almost nothing that they can do about it. And just in case any of you still had that profit idea in your mind about how much those burial plots cost and how much money you might be able to make, they also warn that it might cause the value of your house to drop by 20 percent. Although, actually, it's more likely that no one will want to buy your house at all after that.

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burial plots 3

Important Words

  1. burial
  2. buy
  3. case
  4. cost
  5. drop
  6. formal
  7. grave
  8. house
  9. idea
  10. legally
  11. mind
  12. money
  13. neighbors
  14. percent
  15. plots
  16. pretty
  17. profit
  18. record
  19. requirements
  20. speaking
  21. warn