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1

sb who gives advice to people with personal problems
(in newspaper etc.)

Kummerkastentante

agony aunt

2

become friendly with sb

get in with sb

3

a group of people who are connected

circle

4

knowing sb well and liking them

nahstehend

close

5

spend time with sb so that they are not alone

keep sb company

6

sth that worries you

concern

7

have an enjoyable time

have a laugh

8

meet sb, usually by arrangement

meet up with sb

9

ask sb to go somewhere with you and other people

invite sb along

10

a person who prefers to be alone

Einzelgänger

loner

11

made to feel upset or unhappy

verletzen

hurt

12

wanting to be in the same situation as sb else or wanting sth that sb else has

envious

13

a relationship between friends

Freundschaft

friendship

14

take action before other people do so

= take the first step

take the initiative

15

behave towards sb in a polite way that shows that you admire their good qualities or achievements

treat sb with respect

16

start to talk about a subject

bring sth up

17

make sb notice sth

draw attention to sth

18

if an idea _________ to you, you suddenly start to think about it

occur to sb

19

a mixture of good and bad things in life or in a relationship

ups and downs

20

a person you know, but who is not a close friend

Bekannter

acquaintance