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Fun vs. a joke #1 (permalink) Mon Oct 25, 2004 11:24 am   Fun vs. a joke
 

Test No. incompl/inter-28 "The Hare and the Tortoise", question 2

He also made ......... of the slow pace at which the tortoise travelled.

(a) fun
(b) joke
(c) laugh
(d) funny

Test No. incompl/inter-28 "The Hare and the Tortoise", answer 2

He also made fun of the slow pace at which the tortoise travelled.

Correct answer: (a) fun

Your answer was: incorrect
He also made joke of the slow pace at which the tortoise travelled.
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Why word joke doesn't fit in here?
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Joke #2 (permalink) Mon Oct 25, 2004 11:46 am   Joke
 

Hi,

In this sentence you would have to say A joke.

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Fun vs. a joke #3 (permalink) Thu Dec 31, 2009 2:48 am   Fun vs. a joke
 

These kind of mistakes make us slip to learn english.

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