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acknowledged, booming, convince, influential, refugee, weird


By Spike Jonze

source: Times Inc.

Jonze is a director and producer of feature films, music videos, commercials and documentaries

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It's funny to think of M.I.A. as influential, because I don't think she ever set out to be influential. The great thing about her is that she doesn't have some global plan. She just has things she cares about and is interested in, from all over the world. She hears huge beats from Angola. She finds a DJ doing amazing stuff in Baltimore. She hears about Aboriginal kids rapping in Australia and thinks nothing of getting on a plane to convince them to do a verse on her song. She reacts to whatever's in front of her: "Those are booming Indian drums," "That is a dope producer," "Those kids are making sick beats."

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 amazing第三級[形容詞] 驚人的,令人吃驚的; amaze(使大為驚奇) 的現在分詞
 convince第四級[動詞] 使信服;說服
 global第三級[形容詞] 全世界的
 influential第四級[形容詞] 有影響的
 reacts第三級react(作出反應) 的第三人稱單數現在式
 stuff第三級[動詞] 裝;填;塞; [名詞] 材料,原料;物品
 verse第三級[名詞] 詩;韻文