12 Christmas Idioms

Idioms are one of the richest and most entertaining expressions of any language. When Christmas is celebrated so differently from place to place, it’s no surprise that festive idioms in other languages sound so weird and wonderful. Read our 12 Idioms of Christmas, hand-picked from across the world, and sound like a local wherever you’re spending Christmas.

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La Befana – Meet Italy’s Answer to Mrs. Clause!

By Edoardo Martoni It is a well-known fact that Italians love to find any excuse to celebrate something. Throughout the year in Italy there are countless festivals, hosted by towns and villages up and down the country. I’ve heard of the Frog Festival, The Melon Festival and the Swamp Herbs Festival, to name but aRead More »

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