Now you know how to talk about date and time in Italian, let’s continue with some more special occasions, holidays and how to wish people well in Italian.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Italian“.

Holidays & Good wishes in Italian

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Good wishes

All the best!Tanti auguri!
Good luck!Buona fortuna!
In bocca al lupo!

Happy birthday!Buon compleanno!
Merry Christmas!Buon Natale!
Happy Easter!Buona Pasqua!
Happy New Year!Buon anno!
with all my heart / wholehearteddal profondo del cuore

Holidays & festive occasions

Christmas EveVigilia di Natale
Easter holidaysvacanze di Pasqua
Pentecost / WhitsunPentecoste
New Year’s EveVigilia di Capodanno
ultimo dell'anno

New YearCapodanno
name dayonomastico
Valentine’s DaySan Valentino


(to) inviteinvitare
(to) wishaugurare

(to) make a giftregalare
(to) getricevere

Vocabulary & Phrases

party [Sg]festa
parties [Pl]feste
birthday partyfesta di compleanno
invitation [Sg]invito
invitations [Pl]inviti
I invite you to the party!Ti invito alla mia festa!
wish [Sg]augurio
wishes [Pl]auguri
What would you like? / What do you want?Cosa ti piacerebbe?
Cosa vuoi?

surprise [Sg]sorpresa
surprises [Pl]sorprese
present / gift [Sg]regalo
presents / gifts [Pl]regali

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