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English Idioms Add Fuel To The Fire
Add Fuel To The Fire - to make a problem or a bad situation worse
- I want to talk to Carol about her boss, but I do not want to add fuel to the fire.
- My friend's are very upset with our boss. I want to be careful so I do not add fuel to the fire.
- Do not yell at your sister, because it adds fuel to the fire.
- The people are already having a hard time. The government does not need to add fuel to the fire.
- If you get upset with your mother, it will only add fuel to the fire.
- Do not add fuel to the fire!!! Do not yell at the police.