“Icing”指的是在蛋糕上點綴的糖霜，因此”Icing on the cake”這句俚語有好事成雙、錦上添花的意思。而這句話也可以應用在日常生活之中喔！Let’s talk的英文老師特地整理了 10 組相關的例句，學會之後，不論是寫作還是日常會話都相當實用。
“Icing on the cake”也可以使用在負面的事情上，即火上加油、雪上加霜等。因此，它可以用作形容好上加好、或者壞上加壞兩種情況。以下是例句：
ex1. Going down on his knees to propose marriage to Kathy was the icing on the cake.
ex2. Receiving the ‘Best Student Award’ from her favorite professor was the icing on the cake.
ex3. The young couple got a fully furnished house in their budget. It was icing on the cake!
ex4. An efficient customer support service team is the icing on the cake for all organizations.
ex5. The icing on the cake this Christmas was when Mrs. Anderson received a gift voucher from her son’s first pay check.
ex6. Getting a salary raise along with being promoted to the head of department was the icing on the cake that left Marc feeling very thrilled.
ex7. William missed his bus to work. Waiting for the next bus that was delayed, was the icing on the cake.
ex8. Working with a secretary who is not only intelligent, but also beautiful is an icing on the cake.
ex9. After losing her father, Amy lost her job which was an icing on the cake that led to her depression.
ex10. Being bullied after a fight with her friends was the icing on the cake that made Amanda very sad.