UNE INVASION ACRIDIENNE – A LOCUST INVASION
Depuis quelques semaine maintenant, une invasion historique de criquets pèlerins menace la sécurité alimentaire en Afrique de l’Est.
For a couple of weeks now, an historic invasion of locusts has been threatening food security in East Africa.
Les Nations Unies ont déclaré que cet essaim de criquets pèlerins menace de famine des millions de personnes supplémentaires dans une région déjà fragile.
The United Nations has said that this swarm of locusts is threatening millions more people with hunger in an already fragile region.
Des pulvérisateurs motorisés, des drones et des pulvérisateurs manuels sont utilisés pour tuer les criquets, mais ils se propagent comme une traînée de poudre, ils constituent donc une menace réelle et majeure”.
Motorised sprayers, drones and manual sprayers are being used to kill the locusts, but they are spreading like wildfire, so they are a real, major threat.”
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KEY GRAMMATICAL CONSTRUCTIONS
Depuis quelques semaine maintenant – For a couple of weeks now
Des criquets pèlerins – Locusts
Un essaim de – A swarm of
Les Nations Unies – The United Nations
Se propager comme une traînée de poudre – To spread like wildfire
Une menace – A threat
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