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to let someone know what you are feeling or thinking, so that you have a good relationship
if two or more people interact, or if one person interacts with another, they communicate with one another and react to one another, often while performing an activity together
to provide a means of communication between two people or groups
to exchange things such as ideas or information
to make someone understand an emotion or idea without expressing it in words
a British spelling of cross-fertilize
to add your own ideas, customs, methods etc to those of another person or group
literary to communicate with someone or something without using words because you feel especially close to them
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
the thick make-up that actors put on their faces
moving with rhythm, together as one
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