Hot air balloon festivals are popular around the world. Destinations include Turkey, New Mexico in the United States, Egypt, and Tanzania. A hot air balloon consists of three parts: the envelope which contains heated air created by the burner. The burner is the heat source and creates an open flame by burning a mix of liquid propane and air and the wicker basket or gondola that holds the passengers.
Hello and welcome to episode 102…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… breathe fire
Bitterness is like a cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean. ~ Maya Angelou
breathe fire … to be very angry about something
Dad gets very angry every time he pays the electric bill.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… breathe fire
Dad breathes fire every time he pays the electric bill.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … breathe fire
Once he’s calm and stops breathing fire -ask your question.
Our boss is breathing fire today, so I’d be careful if I were you.
The singer is breathing fire over the leaked music.
CAN I ASK YOU A QUESTION?
Do you shout at people when you are angry?
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Thank you for listening and the next idiom is… Birds of a feather flock together.