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Adding fuel to the flames has been the decision of the Scottish Executive to increase its support for a similar scheme by pounds 10m on top of the existing pounds 61m.
Adding fuel to the flames, Joan unexpectedly enjoys her own brush with literary success and Bernard's barely concealed jealousy threatens to tear the already fractured family further apart.
By holding such views of foolish liberal idealism they are, in a sense, adding fuel to the flames of fanaticism.
He should be trying to bring them together as neighbouring countries, not adding fuel to the flames.
Adding fuel to the flames was English referee Graham Poll's performance last week in the international between Russia and Slovenia which saw Russia lose out to a hotly disputed penalty.