i fuochi d’artificio

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the noun i fuochi d’artificio, which means fireworks. Fireworks are quite common during the Fourth of July holiday with lots of red, white and blue lighting up the sky! Italians associated fireworks with New Year celebrations! See the noun used below:

Quando a capodanno il mio cane sente i fuochi di artificio che scoppiano, si impaurisce e si nasconde sotto al tavolo, povero!

When my dog hears fireworks going off at New Year’s, he gets scared and hides under the table, poor thing!

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