Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ice"

The meaning of "Ice" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "blue ice" mean?
A: I think he's saying the card looks like it's made of blue ice.
Q: What does You need some ice for that burn mean?
A: It's a way of recognizing that another person was made fun of. It's usually said to friends lightheartedly to make a joke more harsh.

"Hey Steve, where were you last night?"
"With your mom..."
"Oh! You want some ice for that burn!"
Q: What does He was exhausted yet exhilarated, anxious … about getting on the ice with a team that had a chance to win. mean?
A: It means he was really tired but he was also very excited and nervous about facing that team!
Q: What does it broke the ice mean?
A: I tried to break the ice by offering her a drink, but she said no.
Q: What does 'Straight or over ice?' mean?
A: @rotu: Good question. On the rocks = Over ice

Example sentences using "Ice"

Q: Please show me example sentences with I will break the ice .
A: To "break the ice" is to try to lighten the mood and to get people (or sometines a single person) talking to each other (or to you) after meeting for the first time. Sometimes it can be awkward and people don't know what to say.

Examples:

"Tired of sitting in silence, he tried to break the ice by telling his favorite joke."
""That's a really pretty sweater", she said, trying to break the ice."
"I broke the ice by asking him about what he was studying."
Q: Please show me example sentences with ice breaker.
A: We met for coffee, but we are both so very shy! We just sat there squirming in our discomfort, neither of us knowing what to say. Neither of us could think of something to say as an ice breaker.

You won’t need an ice breaker with Faith. She always carries the conversation on her own.
Q: Please show me example sentences with ice pack.
A: “i need an ice pack for my wound” “the nurse gave him an ice pack to stop it from hurting”
Q: Please show me example sentences with over ice.
A: "I like my coffee over ice."
"He serves coffee over ice"
"Baileys over ice is a great drink"
Q: Please show me example sentences with "on thin ice".
A: He has missed five classes already. I think he is skating on thin ice with that teacher.

Don't forget to do the dishes or mom will be mad. You are already skating on thin ice because you didn't make your bed.

Synonyms of "Ice" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I can slide on the ice. and I can slide along the ice. and Which preposition is correct? Please teach me. Thank you. ?
A: No worries! Since skating can also mean rollerblading, you can say "I can ice skate" to be more specific
Q: What is the difference between I'm wondering if they shouldn't have kept him on ice. and I'm wondering if they should have kept him on ice. ?
A: Yes! You've got it. "I'm wondering if they should have" is the more correct way of expressing what they mean, I think, but in colloquial use they are the same.
Q: What is the difference between I went to get ice cream. and I went to buy ice cream. ?
A: だいたい同じ意味ですが、getというと貰うわけです。なので、こういう文書でも良いです。I went to my friend's house to get ice cream. Buyと言ったら、買いに行く意味しかありません。
Q: What is the difference between I'm wondering if they shouldn't have kept him on ice. and I'm wondering if they should have kept him on ice. ?
A: I'm wondering if they shouldn't have kept him on ice. (Maybe it was a bad idea that they kept him on ice.)
I'm wondering if they should have kept him on ice. (Maybe it would have been a good idea to keep him on ice)

I somehow missed the second sentence being different.
Q: What is the difference between ice needles and frost columns ?
A: They mean the same thing.

Translations of "Ice"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? as the ice at the pole melts, the sea levels could rise by almost a metre in the next century
A: Good job! We usually say meter (metre) like meeder
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? will you enter the ice in water 水の中に氷を入れてください
A: "Please put ice in the water"
or, if this is at a restaurant:
"Could you please put ice in my water?"
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? She invited me to go ice skating/She invited me going ice skating. Which is the correct? AND WHY?
A: To invite takes only the infinitive and not the gerund. Some verbs take one or the other, some either with the same meaning and some either with a different meaning....
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? could you give some ice with separate cup ?
A: maybe you are trying to say "could you give me some ice in a separated cup?"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? when I went to an ice skate, I wanted to lose my shoes because it was too tight. how can I say this situation in English? make shoes less tight??
A: "Loosen my shoelaces."

Other questions about "Ice"

Q: Would you like some ice in your drink? does this sound natural?
A: Whilst you should be understood fine with out using "some", I think there is no harm in using it. You still sound natural, it's just more to the point.
Q: I would like to explain one ice cream.
---Is it natural English?---

This ice cream has softness of cream and a little crispiness of ice, because some tiny shaved ice is mixed together. That is why, the ice cream has a good aftertaste.
It is good idea to mix it up before you eat, so it will become a bit sticky and you will feel more flavor. does this sound natural?
A: Try: "....because some of the tiny shaved ice is mixed together." "It is a good idea to mix it up before you eat it, so it won't become sticky and you will get more flavor."
Q: "I drink some good ice tea instead of soda or any sugar drink." does this sound natural?
A: I agree that
drink -> drank
However, I would also correct the following:
ice tea -> iced tea
any sugar drink -> a sugary drink
Q: Ice ages have alternated with warmer periods.
What's the meaning of "alter with"? I don't find the phase "alter with" in dictionary.
Is the temperature of ice age warmer than before?
A: It means that in between warmer periods, ice ages happen. It is alternating with it, a cycle.

Does this make sense?
Q: The ice frozen her to shiver. does this sound natural?
A: The freezing ice made her shiver as she touched it.

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