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1

Make jokes about sb., often in an unkind way

SYN: to poke fun at

Dt.: seinen Spott mit jemandem treiben

Make fun of sb.

2

Make sb. laugh or smile

Dt.: jdn. amüsieren

To amuse sb

3

Make sb feel unhappy or worried

Dt.: jdn aus der Fassung bringen

To upset

Adj.: upset

4

Say sth to sb in the form of a playful joke

Dt.: jdn. ärgern

tease sb

5

Suddenly begin to cry

Dt.: in Tränen ausbrechen

Burst into tears

6

Behave in an extreme way that is not acceptable

Dt.: zu weit gehen

Go too far

7

Cry a lot, or for a long time

Cry your eyes out

8

Cry noisily taking sudden, deep breaths

Dt.: schluchzen

To sob

9

Touch sb lightly and repeatedly so that they laugh

Dt.: jdn. kitzeln

Tickle sb

10

Laugh in an excited or silly way, with high-pitched, rapid sounds, because you are amused, embarrassed or nervous.

Dt.: kichern

To giggle

11

Laughing a lot

INF: in stitches

To have sb/be in stitches

12

Smile widely

Dt.: grinsen

To grin

Grin from ear to ear (=smile very widely)

Grin (N)

13

Tell sb sth that is not true, as a joke

Dt.: jmd auf den Arm nehmen

Pull sb's leg (INF)

SYN: have sb on (INF)

14

(Of a person or their behaviour) unkind

Dt.: gemein

Mean

15

Laugh loudly for a long time

Laugh your head off

SYN: roar with laughter

16

Make a serious, worried or angry face by pulling your eyebrowns together

Dt.: jdn/etw missbilligend ansehen

Frown (at sb)