On the stage where the magician was performing his trick, the burning fire was just for dramatic effect. It had nothing to do with the trick.
dramatic effectdramatic effect = 戲劇效果
這是一個連環問題: 燃燒石油導致二氧化碳增加，二氧化碳增加導致溫室效應，溫室效應導致冰層融化、海平面上升。 (請填空)
This is a chain of problems. Burning oil leads to increase in carbon dioxide, which leads to the greenhouse effect, which leads to melting of glaciers, which leads to rising sea level.