Be On Thin Ice – Idiom Of The Day For IELTS


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


Taking a risk


“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.”


  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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