Italian Word of the Day: Pesce d’aprile (April Fools’ Day)

April Fool’s Day is known in Italian as pesce d’aprile which literally translates as April’s fish. Want to find out more about how April 1st is celebrated in Italy? Then read on! Learn about ‘Pesce d’aprile’ with our video Similar to other countries where April Fools’ is celebrated, pesce d’aprile involves playing harmless pranks on …

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Italian Word of the Day: Aprile (April)

Today is the first day of April (il primo giorno di aprile), otherwise known as April Fools’ Day or Pesce d’Aprile in Italian! A classic prank on Pesce d’Aprile involves taping a paper fish onto another person’s back. The idea is that everyone walks around, asking where the pesce d’aprile is until the unsuspecting victim …

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