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Finland: Live On Air With A Dead Language

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Since 1989 the Finnish broadcaster YLE has been producing the world's first news show in Latin.

Since 1989 the Finnish broadcaster YLE has been producing the world's first news show in Latin. Breathing new life into dead words is a challenge for the show's presenters - particularly with digital neologisms.
In a busy café in central Helsinki, graduate student Antti Ijas scrolls through a Latin dictionary on his iPhone. He's looking up how to say "


 

 

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