Wednesday, April 02, 2008

April Fool's Day

You know that in Spain and in Latin American countries the Feast of the Holy Innocents (Día de los Santos Inocentes) is celebrated on 28th December. However, in many other countries these
hoaxes and pranks are usual activities on 1st April, a date called April Fool's Day.

If you want to know more about this day, its history and read some famous hoaxes, go to the following links:

Wikipedia entry
The Origin of April's Fool Day

If you want, you can see a video where some people are pranked. But first, try to look up these words: (it will be useful to understand the video!)

pants (US)
drop (verb) (it in)
sting (verb) ("It stings!")
smell (verb)

Here you are, another exercise to learn more about this day. Don't panic! It's quite easy!
Zona Clic: April Fool's Day

No comments: