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"From the Ted Talk by Munir Virani: Why I love vultures"

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So what's being done? Well, we're conducting research on these birds. We're ptniutg ttmarteirsns on them. We're trying to determine their basic ecology, and see where they go. We can see that they travel different countries, so if you focus on a problem locally, it's not going to help you. We need to work with governments in regional levels. We're working with local communities. We're talking to them about aatpcpineirg vultures, about the need from within to appreciate these wonderful creatures and the srvceeis that they provide.

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So what's being done? Well, we're conducting research on these birds. We're _______ ____________ on them. We're trying to determine their basic ecology, and see where they go. We can see that they travel different countries, so if you focus on a problem locally, it's not going to help you. We need to work with governments in regional levels. We're working with local communities. We're talking to them about ____________ vultures, about the need from within to appreciate these wonderful creatures and the ________ that they provide.

Solution

  1. transmitters
  2. putting
  3. services
  4. appreciating

Original Text

So what's being done? Well, we're conducting research on these birds. We're putting transmitters on them. We're trying to determine their basic ecology, and see where they go. We can see that they travel different countries, so if you focus on a problem locally, it's not going to help you. We need to work with governments in regional levels. We're working with local communities. We're talking to them about appreciating vultures, about the need from within to appreciate these wonderful creatures and the services that they provide.

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Important Words

  1. appreciating
  2. basic
  3. birds
  4. communities
  5. conducting
  6. countries
  7. creatures
  8. determine
  9. ecology
  10. focus
  11. governments
  12. levels
  13. local
  14. locally
  15. problem
  16. provide
  17. putting
  18. regional
  19. research
  20. services
  21. talking
  22. transmitters
  23. travel
  24. vultures
  25. wonderful
  26. work
  27. working