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.

March 26, 2016

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

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

March 26, 2016

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.

April 4, 2016
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