在英文中，有许多有趣的常用语是以”Break”做开头，”Break the ice”你或许猜得到是指破冰，但”Break a leg”可不是摔断一条腿的意思喔！
英文老师特地整理出了 9 组以”Break”做开头的常用句，学会之后不但能让你的对话内容更加丰富有内容，也不用担心弄错闹出笑话来。
1.Break the news to someone
ex. The doctor had to break the news of Claire’s illness to her husband.
2. Break someone’s heart
ex. Joe’s heart broke when Jill refused to marry him.
3. Break a promise
ex. My brother broke his promise; he did not come to visit us this year.
4. Break a record
ex. he athlete broke a record in swimming which was held for ten years.
5. Break the rules
ex. Clyde has always been a rebel; he loves to break the rules.
6. Break a habit
ex. I found it very tough to quit smoking; it’s hard to break a habit that is so old.
7. Break the ice
ex. If you feel uncomfortable at the party try to break the ice by cracking a good joke.
8. Break a leg
ex. I heard that you are participating in a dance competition, break a leg.
9. Break free
ex. We need to break free from these old fashioned ways of thinking.