An awkward situation
Last night Debbie and Frank were swearing at each other in front of everyone. It was quite an awkward situation.
Something is awkward
I don't know what to say to him after he told me he loved me. It's awkward.
Something gets awkward某事变得尴尬
Look, it's getting kind of awkward talking about money. Can we talk about something else?
Make something awkward
Don't bring up the fact that he owes you money. That will only make things awkward.
Reed wouldn't throw in any money for dinner last night even when we asked him. He made it really awkward.
Break the ice
You know what would break the ice? I just heard a really funny joke.
Thankfully Liz broke the ice by bringing out a game that was actually really fun.
Well, this is awkward.
Did you just try to hold my hand just now? Well, that was awkward. By the way, I'm not interested. Haha.
A: I heard Jerry likes to wear women's clothing.
B: So, the movie you were talking about earlier, is it good?
Let's change the subject.
I don't want to talk about my ex. Let's change the subject. So, how's the new job going?
Let's talk about something else
I should get going.
You know, Karen and I have work early tomorrow. We should get going.
Look at the time
Look at the time, I don't want to miss the last train. I'll call you later.