Breaking the Barrier!

Welcome to our next edition of BREAKING THE BARRIER!

Where we give you the gateway to understand other languages and other people. Today we looking at the obvious one we need for heading into the holidays!

Happy-Holidays-snowman

English – Happy Holidays

Portuguese – Felizes Festas

Afrikaans – Lekker Vakansie

Definition

n.

1. A day free from work that one may spend at leisure, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a halting of general business activity to commemorate or celebrate a particular event.
2. A religious feast day; a holy day.
3. Chiefly British A vacation. Often used in the phrase on holiday.

intr.v. holi·dayedholi·day·ingholi·days Chiefly British

To pass a holiday or vacation.
And thats all from us! Hope you enjoyed our little segment and we will be back next week with more exciting words to learn.
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