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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/immery

WESOŁYCH ŚWIĄT

Tomorrow is Easter, many People in Poland celebrate.

Wesołych Świąt - happy Holidays is what you say to Polish people to say Happy Easter.

Easter is Wielkanoc (literally Great Night).

You all already know that eggs=jajka

but painted eggs = pisanki

and the Easter Monday is "Lany Poniedziałek "/ "Śmigus-Dyngus" (Wet Monday)

March 26, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Emwue

BTW, if someone wants to read the linked Wikipedia article but doesn't feel so strong in Polish yet, there is pretty similar article about it in English Wiki.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anna_Elsa_J.

Wesołych, spokojnych Świąt Wam wszystkim! Smacznego jajka i mokrego Dyngusa! :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pumpernick1

Thank you for this explanation! I spent Easter 1988 in Poland during a school exchange and enjoyed it very much.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Joanna137216

This article was helpful. :-) On zmartwychwstał!=He rose from the dead!

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