The London Underground map is (0)…extremely… well designed. EXTREME
Simple, easy to understand and (1)… it performs its primary task of ATTRACT
guiding both inhabitants and (2)… round the underground system in TOUR
London very well. The man behind this great (3)… was called Henry ACHIEVE
Beck, an (4)… of the London Underground Drawing Office, who EMPLOY
designed the map in 1931. The design of the map showed great (5)… ORIGINAL
because it represented a complex network of (6)… clearly. COMMUNICATE
This design was later used by most of the world’s underground systems.
The map used before 1931 was messy and (7)…, so Beck decided to CLEAR
sketch out a better one using a diagram rather than a (8)… map. TRADITION
This new map was an enormous (9)… with the public when, SUCCEED
in 1933, it made its first (10)… on underground platforms APPEAR
and at station entrances.