a fish gen inv
c'erano molti pesci there were a lot of fish o fishes
ho pescato due pesci I caught two fish
ti piace il pesce? do you like fish?
Pesci smpl Pisces
essere dei Pesci to be Pisces
sano come un pesce as fit as a fiddle
buttarsi a pesce su un'offerta to jump at an offer
sentirsi un pesce fuor d'acqua to feel like a fish out of water
prendere qn a pesci in faccia to treat sb like dirt
non saper che pesci prendere not to know which way to turn
hanno preso solo i pesci piccoli they only caught the small fry
chi dorme non piglia pesci (Proverbio)
the early bird catches the worm
pesce d'aprile April Fool
pesce azzurro mackerel, sardines and anchovies
pesce gatto catfish
pesce martello hammerhead
pesce ragno weever
pesce rosso goldfish
pesce spada swordfish
Il pesce d'aprile is a sort of April Fool's joke, played on 1 April. Originally it took its name from a paper fish which was secretly attached to a person's back but nowadays all sorts of practical jokes are popular.
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