take air和take the air用法辨析
1. take air传播
The rumor has taken air.
Since the matter has already taken air, there is no use trying to hush it up.
The news of the plan crash soon took air.
The secret talk between the two parties took air the following day.
2. take the air呼吸新鲜的空气（有时可译为：出去走走，散步）
take the air字面意思是“拿空气；取空气”，引申为“到户外散步；到户外呼吸新鲜空气”。
She is taking the air.
I came forth to take the air.
The prisoners were allowed to take the air from four to half past four every afternoon.
It’s good for health to go out and take the air after supper.
Grandpa always keep early hours. He takes the air in a park every morning.
There’s nothing better when on holiday than to take the air before breakfast each day.