Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: make fun

  1. #1
    Will17 is offline Senior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • French
      • Home Country:
      • France
      • Current Location:
      • UK
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    1,179
    Post Thanks / Like

    Wink make fun

    Hello There!

    Is there a difference in meeting between "to make fun of someone" and "to laugh at someone"?

    Thanks a lot
    W

  2. #2
    bertietheblue is offline Senior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • UK
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    577
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: make fun

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello There!

    Is there a difference in meeting between "to make fun of someone" and "to laugh at someone"?

    Thanks a lot
    W
    He's always making fun of me/my mistakes
    He's always laughing at me/my mistakes

    In many cases, they're almost the same but you can make fun of someone without laughing at them.

Similar Threads

  1. [Vocabulary] What is the difference between make of &make from?
    By smiley21 in forum General Language Discussions
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-Jun-2010, 19:16
  2. [Grammar] makes/will make/can make
    By uktous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 14-May-2010, 08:09
  3. [General] venture/maake bold/undestand/make out/alter/make over/make for
    By vil in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-Apr-2010, 08:37
  4. [General] make mouths at =make a face at?
    By thedaffodils in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 24-Aug-2008, 03:46
  5. Make an U-turn Vs Make a detour?
    By sambistapt in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 19-May-2008, 19:26

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •