Translation musings: April Fools!

So, once again the pranks have been pranked and the fools have been fooled. A quick round up of some of the stories from today but one of them is true – can you guess which one?! Google has announced plans to recruit the world’s best Pokémon Master – the...

Fools around the world

In Poland it is called Prima Aprilis and in Hungary Bolondok napja. In Germany, they ‘send’ someone into April with a prank on ersten April and in France and Italy the day is called Poisson D’Avril and Pesce d’aprile respectively – literally translating to...