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Help with tapesript of a video



helenarechena
Portugal

Help with tapesript of a video
 
Hey everyone,
I ´m preparing a worksheet about virtual worlds, based on this youtube video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O62GHcIVKS4&feature=related

There were some words/expressions I couldn ´t understand though, could you help me out? Here they go:
1- (0’35’’)Within Second Life the avatar is a 3D rendering of --------- self.
 
2- (0’44’’) Avatars can be conservative, exotic even ------ and behind every avatar is a real human being"
 
3- (1’26’’) People use Second Life for all sorts of thing, from the most serious to the most ------ of activities.
 
4- (1’55’’) Corporations are experimenting ----- marketing and new levels of customer engagement
 
Thank you all and have a nice weekend.

25 Feb 2011      



Poohbear
Germany

2 - exotic, even abstract, ...

3 - whimsical

4 - for R&D,...          (standing for retail and development)

25 Feb 2011     



helenarechena
Portugal

Thanks Poohbear,
can anyone else help me with 1 and 3?
Sorry about the huge size of the letters... I don ´t know why it happened and how to change it...Cry

25 Feb 2011     



imanito
Morocco

1- your digital

you already have 3: whimsical

25 Feb 2011     



maker1
Turkey

1 sounds more like ´ ´redigital ´ ´ to me.

25 Feb 2011     



helenarechena
Portugal

TY Maker1
do you think 2 could be ´upstart ´??? It would make sense, but I ´m not so sure...

25 Feb 2011     



tulpen25
Netherlands

No, no. 2 is definitely not upstart or re-digital.
 
1. rendering of your digital self
2. exotic, even abstract
3. whimsical
 

25 Feb 2011     



maker1
Turkey

I agree with tulpen it is ´ ´abstract ´ ´ and seems logical

25 Feb 2011