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Do we really want all these cars polluting the air?
She breathed in the cold air.
I’d like to open the window: I need some air.
Inside the house the air smelled like fresh paint.
A blast of cold air swept through the house.
She spoke with her usual air of authority.
My friends are people I trust, and I don’t have to put on airs with them.
When I looked around he seemed to have vanished into thin air.
It just happened, out of thin air.
There was a feeling in the air that it was time for a change.
Spring is in the air.
Wait till we’re off air (=have stopped being broadcast).
After just three episodes the series was taken off the air.
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