|CNN broke the news.
to tell someone some important news
|She broke the ice first.
try to be friends with somebody
|My car costed an arm and a leg.
cost a lot of money
|This is a dead-end job.
a job that has no future
|Let's face it.
|She gives me the creeps.
make somebody feel frightened
|China's Bird's Nest stadium needs to go back to the drawing board.
to return to the beginning stage
|My friend loses her temper a lot.
|Please make up your mind.
|My mother puts up with my dad.
|Superman saves the day again.
produce a good result
|The general is as sharp as a tack.