Philip Crowther telling the news in 6 languages

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Philip Crowther is a reporter for the Associated Press and he covered the Capitol insurrection in 6 languages last week.

  • French
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • German
  • Luxembourgish

And if you wanted to know what “the news” was in those languages?

  • Les nouvelles (French)
  • The news (English)
  • Las noticias (Spanish)
  • As notícias (Portuguese)
  • die Nachrichten (German)
  • d’Neiegkeeten (Luxembourgish)

And shout out to all the polyglots out there who could do this as a means of survival.

See also: Viggo Mortensen speaking 7 languages and 2 polyglots speaking 21 languages to each other

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