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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #107311: Break--> Different ways
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    Break--> Different ways

    Use the word break in different ways:


    In pieces 

    Ex: She dropped the glass and it broke into pieces.


    Break something

    Ex: I broke my leg in the football game.


    Break something in/into

    Ex: Please, break the chocolate bars in two to share with your sister.



    Ex: If you scratch your mosquito bite, it can break the skin causing a bleeding.


    Stop working

    Ex: He dropped his Ipad on the hardwood floor two days ago and it broke down.



    Ex: Sheila broke the promise to marry him.


    Stop for short time

    Ex: Let’s break for a coffee.


    End something

    Ex: I was not comfortable with my in-laws so I broke all the ties with them.


    Of weather

    Ex: Dawn was breaking when he left.


    Break the news to somebody

    Ex: Somebody will have to break the news about his disease to him.


    Of voice

    Ex: Her voice was breaking with pain when she was telling me the tragedy of her life.


    A record

    Ex: Lionel Messi broke the all-time Champions League scoring record with hat-trick.







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    1. My son is fourteen now and his has started breaking.

    2. All of a sudden, the aircraft exploded on a runway and broke into .

    3. He decided to break a by scoring more in the high jump.

    4. He broke his in a bike accident.

    5. I cannot break this to her.

    6. While travelling to Quebec, I broke the at Windsor to see my aunt.

    7. Finally, the broke after many days and I can see the sun.

    8. The of the lips is so tender that it breaks very easily in the winter.

    9. As a tourist, don't break the copyright by taking photos of the Eiffel Tower at night.

    10. Hewlett-Packard is planning to break into two .

    11. The of her husband broke her completely.

    12. Breaking the is very difficult for the management.

    13. My doesn't spin, I think it is broken.

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