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Donovan's favorite word is "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis."
Emily Friedman
Donovan's favorite word is "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis."

Eleven-year-old Donovan Jordan will represent D.C. in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in a few weeks. The competition is held in or near the city every year, but no one from the District has ever won. That's no deterrent to Donovan, who doesn't like to lose -- anything. Emily Friedman watches Donovan get ready for a battle royale and chats with his parents about how he prepares for this incredibly challenging event.

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