Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

A Spanish Christmas

“Celebrations stretch from December 22nd, when the big lottery draw takes place, to January 6th, when the presents are unwrapped. Then, between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, there’s still time to fit in another celebration. The equivalent of April’s Fools Day takes place in Spain on December 28th, el día de los Santos Inocentes, Holy Innocents’ day.”

Read more @ http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/christmas/spanish/

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