- 1.1 (mofa) era objeto de las burlas de todos he was the butt of everyone's jokes todos le hacen la burla everyone makes fun of her o/or mocks her 1.2 (chanza, broma) lo dije en son de burla I said it tongue in cheek lo dijo entre burlas y veras he said it only half in jest o/or he said it half joking, half serious 1.3 (atropello) el precio de las entradas es una burla al público they're robbing people o/or [familiar/colloquial] ripping people off charging that much for the tickets no le perdonaría esa burla a su confianza she would not forgive him that betrayal of her trust esto es una burla del reglamento this makes a mockery of the regulations
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.