English version

sparks

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsparkssparks[plural]ARGUE anger or angry arguments The sparks were really flying (=people were arguing angrily) at the meeting! spark
Examples from the Corpus
sparks ... flyingHammer on anvil, sparks flying.There would be blue sparks flying.Stirring the embers with a stick sent sparks flying, echoes of the vast starry night.Nothing Less likely to start sparks flying Than a burnt-out flame.They've a revolutionary scoreboard for the fans and on the pitch soccer to set the sparks flying.
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