English Phrases: Take a Break – Explanation and Examples

English Phrases- take break

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In this lesson, I show how I used the phrase take a break in one of my videos, and then give more examples.

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Take a Break

In the example I gave, I said the following:

“I’m currently taking a break from filing my taxes.”

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This means that I stopped working (filing taxes) to rest for a period of time. Here are two more examples:

  • I’ve just started, I don’t need to take a break yet.”
  • They guy in the picture is taking a break from studying.”

What to Do Now

1. Leave a comment below telling us what you do when you take a break from working/studying.
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  • Almir L de Sá

    When I work hard I taking a break on holidays in small cities.

  • salah saad mohamed

    After hard work, I either reward myself with a delicious meal which I like or relax in bed for a while.

  • Jose Luiz

    When I take a brake from something I´m doing, I really don´t do anything. Just take a break.

  • Doaa.Eraky

    drawing,reading or staying alone and try to relaaaaaaax