Be On Thin Ice – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS

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Be On Thin Ice – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS Speaking.

Definition: 

Taking a risk

Example:

“If I want to gain a big prize, I have to be on thin ice.”

“Taking a gap year off after finishing the study in a high school is becoming a hot trend for the youngster. Some people think it is on thin ice.”

“Jack is always on thin ice which makes him interesting.”

Exercise: 

  1. Choose the suitable idiom to complete the sentence below.
    “I really think you _____________ when you criticise your manager so strongly.”
    A. are on thin ice.
    B. go out like a light.
    C. run out of patience.
    D. have a sinking feeling.
  2. Describe the time when you did something dangerous. Try to use this idiom in your speech. You should say:
    – When it happened
    – What you did
    – Why it was dangerous
    And explain why you did it.

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