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Saying in original language: jemanden auf den Arm nehmen
English translation of the saying: to take somebody on the arm
Language: German
Meaning in English: to pull somebody's leg. That means that you are telling somebody an untrue story and for a joke's sake you try to convince him that it is the truth.
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To pull somebody through drinking chocolate
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