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From the Ted Talk by Daan Roosegaarde: A smog vacuum cleaner and other magical city designs

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And right now, the project is touring through cihna, actually with the support of China's central government. So the first goal is to create local clean-air pakrs, and that works already quite well — 55, 75 percent more clean. And at the same time, we team up with the NGOs, with the gonrervos, with the students, with the tech people, to say, "Hey, what do we need to do to make a whole city smog-free?" It's about the dream of clean air. We do wrhsoopks. New ideas pop up. These are smog-free bicycles which — I'm Dutch, yes? — I have this "bicycle DNA" inside of me somewhere. And so it sucks up ptleolud air, it cleans it and releases it, in the fihgt against the car, in the celebration of the bicycle.

Open Cloze

And right now, the project is touring through _____, actually with the support of China's central government. So the first goal is to create local clean-air _____, and that works already quite well — 55, 75 percent more clean. And at the same time, we team up with the NGOs, with the _________, with the students, with the tech people, to say, "Hey, what do we need to do to make a whole city smog-free?" It's about the dream of clean air. We do _________. New ideas pop up. These are smog-free bicycles which — I'm Dutch, yes? — I have this "bicycle DNA" inside of me somewhere. And so it sucks up ________ air, it cleans it and releases it, in the _____ against the car, in the celebration of the bicycle.

Solution

  1. polluted
  2. parks
  3. governors
  4. fight
  5. workshops
  6. china

Original Text

And right now, the project is touring through China, actually with the support of China's central government. So the first goal is to create local clean-air parks, and that works already quite well — 55, 75 percent more clean. And at the same time, we team up with the NGOs, with the governors, with the students, with the tech people, to say, "Hey, what do we need to do to make a whole city smog-free?" It's about the dream of clean air. We do workshops. New ideas pop up. These are smog-free bicycles which — I'm Dutch, yes? — I have this "bicycle DNA" inside of me somewhere. And so it sucks up polluted air, it cleans it and releases it, in the fight against the car, in the celebration of the bicycle.

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