Today’s Idiom: Walk On Eggshells

Try to use today’s English idiom, Walk On Eggshells, in your next conversation!

“Walking on eggshells” means to be very careful talking to someone who gets upset easily.


1. I’m always walking on eggshells when I talk to Ann because she gets angry easily.

2. You should walk on eggshells when asking Mike why he’s vegan. He always gets offended.


Question Time

1. Do you know someone that you have to walk on eggshells when talking to?

2. Is direct communication better or worse than walking on eggshells? Why?


Walk On Eggshells ESL EFL Idiom of the Day

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