“Icing”指的是在蛋糕上点缀的糖霜，因此”Icing on the cake”这句俚语有好事成双、锦上添花的意思。而这句话也可以应用在日常生活之中喔！Let’s talk的英文老师特地整理了 10 组相关的例句，学会之后，不论是写作还是日常会话都相当实用。
“Icing on the cake”也可以使用在负面的事情上，即火上加油、雪上加霜等。因此，它可以用作形容好上加好、或者坏上加坏两种情况。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.