For this blog entry, I want to write about the expression, “break the ice”. We use it when we want to talk about a situation in which we are meeting a new person or people for the first time and we do something in order to feel more comfortable with them. Here are some example sentences.
I’m going to tell a joke at the start of my speech to break the ice with the audience.
I feel really uncomfortable when meeting new people. What should I do to break the ice?
The teacher had everyone in the class play a game in order to break the ice.
A: I think a good way to break the ice with someone is to ask them a lot of questions.
B: I’m not so sure. I think that could make them feel even more uncomfortable.
This expression can be used to talk about…
View original post 112 more words