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Verb: break off
Meaning: to end a discussion, conversation, relationship, etc
Translation: прервать разговор, закончить отношения
Our negotiations broke off.
I broke off the engagement.
We broke off our conversation.
They broke off their engagement.
Why did she break off her speech?
I have broken off our engagement.
Tom broke off his engagement to Mary.
We want to break off this negotiation.
The couple broke off their engagement.
We have broken off relations with them.
Can she have broken off with them?
Tom and Mary broke off their engagement.
I’m afraid we must break off the discussion.
Mark and Leonor broke off their relationship.
Tom and Mary have broken off their engagement.
She broke off her engagement in a fit of anger.
Tom told Mary that he wanted to break off the engagement.
Sally told me that she will break off her relationship with Gary
That country broke off diplomatic relations with the United States.
That country broke off diplomatic relations with the neighboring countries.
Your boyfriend is a problematic person, but that’s not a good enough reason to give up or break off your relationship.
The two countries have broken off diplomatic relations.
Meaning: to remove a piece from the main part
Translation: отломать, оторвать
Don’t break off the branch.
Meaning: to stop doing something
Translation: прекратить, прервать
You’d better break off smoking.
He broke off in the middle of his speech.
He broke off talking because of the sudden noise.
Let’s break off for half an hour and have some coffee.
Why don’t we break off for a while and have some coffee?
He was making a speech, but he broke off when he heard a strange noise.
He was in the middle of a funny story when he broke off to answer the telephone.