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'As journalists, we should not quote any words that are different from their original, causing the public to misunderstand what is said.
Bill Heslop stars as wayward husband, Charles, in comedy farce Don't Misunderstand Me at the Co-operative Theatre in Wyken.
But Mr Justice Leveson added: "Whether or not a misunderstanding on the part of the officers may be justifiable, they did in fact misunderstand Mr Stanley's reaction and, as a result, he lost his life.
When we misunderstand someone or something, we are literally standing under the wrong place.
AN MP is urging Coventry's Irish community not to "misunderstand" a census question about their roots.
The advocates of "controlling our borders" misunderstand the history and meaning of those borders.
"I'm a good boy, a nice person but people misunderstand me."
Snyder argues that the Protestant ethic misunderstands divine grace in two important ways.
A member of the corporate tax department provides correct tax advice to a field engineer (or other employee) who misunderstands the information and incorrectly documents an SR&ED project expenditure.
This may explain errors in fact and interpretation: the author entirely neglects the abolitionist movement of 1878-88 and misunderstands the nature of earlier abolitionism; she suggests most Afro-Brazilians were slaves in 1888; she errs in the character and chronology of successful immigrant wage labor and of paulista industrialization; she often divides the Brazilian population between Afro-Brailian freedmen and white elites; she neglects the apposite historiography of Rio; she misunderstands the origins of Gilberto Freyre's seminal work, the Revolution of 1930, and the stillborn revolutionary attempt of 1935; she calls Machado de Assis one of Brazil's greatest poets; she neglects the seminal racism of Oliveira Viana, etc..