both women were french.
both the women were french.
both of the women were french.
both of them live in london.
they both live in london.
both his father and his mother work in london.
not only his mother but also his father works in london.
for this job, you need a good knowledge of both italian and spanish.担任这项工作需要精通意大利语和西班牙语。
152. bottle (n) 瓶子 一瓶的容量
he can drink two bottles of wine at one time.
153. bottom (n)底部，尽头，末端；底部的
the bottom of the cup is broken. 这杯子的底破了。
the apples at the bottom of the basket are smaller. 篮子底部的苹果较小。
i’ll walk with you to the bottom of the road.
from the bottom of one’s heart衷心地，真诚地
154. bowl (n) 碗 一碗的容量
would you like another bowl of soup?
155. box (n)盒子,箱子
? boxing (n)拳击(运动)
156. boy (n)男孩
【派生词】 boyish孩子气的； boyhood少年时代
157. brain (n) 智力,头脑
i suppose she has more brains than any of us. 我认为她比我们都聪明。(brain表示“智力，智慧”时常用复数形式brains)
158. brave (a.) 勇敢的,英勇的
he was as brave as a lion. 他勇猛如雄狮。
? bravery (n) 勇气
159. bread (n) 面包
i had three pieces of bread for breakfast this morning. 今天早晨我吃了三片面包。
】take the bread out of one’s mouth.抢某人的饭碗，砸某人的饭碗。
160. break(broke, broken) (v)打碎，弄坏，撕开
she dropped the plate and it broke into pieces.
break one’s word. 失信
break one’s heart 伤透某人的心
he came in second, but still broke the olympic record.他得了第二名，但仍然打破了奥运记录。
161. break (n) 间歇，休息
let’s take a break.我们休息一会吧。
it’s time for break.下课了，休息！
162. breakfast (n) 早餐,早饭
i had a quick breakfast this morning in order not to be late for school.
163. breath (n) 呼吸
he held his breath while the results were read out.
we were out of breath after only five minutes.
164. breathe (v)呼吸
the air was so cold that we could hardly breathe.
most people don’t realize that they are breathing polluted air.大多数人还没意识到他们正呼吸着受到污染的空气。
165. bridge (n) 桥梁，纽带
we crossed the bridge over the changjiang river.
culture exchanges are a way of building bridges between countries. 文化交流是各国之间建立联系的纽带。
【补充】the engineers want to bridge the river.