21 terms

Poisson d'Avril Vocabulary

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Une farce
a practical joke, a prank
Une blague
a joke (physical or verbal)
Une histoire drôle
a joke, a funny story (only verbal)
Un jeu de mot
a pun
Blaguer
to joke (je blague)
Drôle, amusant, poilant (slang), comique, cocasse (very formal)
funny
Sourire
to smile
Rire
to laugh
Rigoler
to laugh (colloquial)
Un fou rire
a laughing fit
Hurler de rire
to laugh really hard and loud (!! nothing to do with 'to hurl')
Éclater de rire
to burst in laughter, to start laughing really hard
Le Dos
back
Faire un Blague
Play a Joke
Premier avril
April 1st
Poisson
Fish
faire marcher quelqu'un
to pull somebody's leg
Ton lacet est défait
Your shoelace is untied.
le chocolat
chocolate
chocolatier
maker or seller of chocolate
Poisson d'avril
April fool's day - celebrated by putting a paper fish on one's back...

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