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郢书燕说 (郢書燕說)

Yǐng shū Yān shuō


  1. (lit.) Ying writes a letter and Yan reads it
  2. (fig.) to misinterpret the original meaning
  3. to pile up errors
  4. refers to the letter from capital of in which the inadvertent words "hold up the candle" are mistaken by the minister of as "promote the wise"

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