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"Mate with you? I was just going to use you as a Q-tip."
Tags:clean your ears, cleaning your ears, q-tip, q-tips, monster, monster, monster movie, monster movies, monster film, monster films, giant, giants, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, misunderstand, misunderstands, misunderstood, mate, mates, misinterpret, misinterpretation, misinterpretations, get the wrong idea, gets the wrong idea, getting the wrong idea
"Why, thank you, pembroke. It is a harebrained idea."
Tags:harebrained, harebrain, hare-brain, hare-brained, harebrained idea, harebrained ideas, bad idea, bad ideas, hare, hares, rabbit, rabbits, insult, insults, executive, executives, business executive, business executives, manager, managers, business manager, business managers, boss, bosses, compliment, compliments, complimentary, misunderstand, misunderstanding, misunderstandings
Tonight's English as a second language class has been cancelled,
Tags:english, england, language, languages, understand, understands, understanding, misunderstand, misunderstands, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, confuse, confuses, confused, confusion, wait, waits, waiting, student, students, foreign, second, cancel, cancelled, cancellation, the argyle sweater, argyle sweater
'One letter at a time.'
'Money can't buy happiness? Then how much to lease it?'
Tags:psychiatrist, psychiatrists, shrink, shrinks, head shrink, head shrinks, head doctor, head doctors, session, therapy, treat, treats, treated, treating, money cant buy happiness, happy, happiness, lease, rent, hire, rich, wealth, wealthy, misunderstood, misunderstand, the flying mccoys, flying mccoys
"I stuffed it with things found around the house."
Tags:turkey, turkeys, thanksgiving, chicken, chickens, cook, cooks, cooking, stuffing, dressing, dressings, dinner, dinners, meal, meals, supper, suppers, misunderstand, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, bad cook, bad cooks, found object, found objects, loose change, haphazard, christmas, christmas dinner, banquet, dinner party, dinner parties, disaster, disasters
'I wouldn't consider you an environmentalist when your hybrid runs on half crude oil and half coal.'
Tags:hybrid, hybrids, hybrid car, hybrid cars, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, automobile, automobiles, environmentalist, environmentalists, crude oil, oil, crude, coal, fossil fuels, fuel, fuels, fossil fuel, wrong, misunderstood, misunderstand, misunderstanding, pollution, pollute, the flying mccoys, flying mccoys
'When I said 'I'm breaking out,' I meant that the food here is messing with my acne.'
Tags:prison, prisons, prisoner, prisoners, jail, jails, con, cons, convict, convicts, break out, breaks out, breaking out, broken out, spot, spots, spotty, spotted, acne, misunderstand, misunderstands, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, misunderstood, escape, escapes, escaping, the flying mccoys, flying mccoys
'No. I said, 'Inhale deeply, and hold your breath.''
"Try to understand … I never said you had big feet.''
"I want you to meet What's-His-Name, the much-misunderstood writer."
Tags:writer, writers, novel, novella, novels, novel writing, poem, poet, poetry, poets, poetic, literature, literary, word play, play on words, ironic, irony, author, authors, authored, book, books, book lover, writing, should be writing, you should be writing, manuscript, artistic, artist, artists, art, arts, culture, cultured, misunderstood, misunderstand, patience, party, parties, introduce, introduced, introductions, cocktail party, dinner party, bestseller, events, fame
"C'est a vous c'e pied."
Tags:french cartoon, french cartoons, french, wrestle, wrestling, wrestles, wrestles, wrestlers, wrestler, fight, fights, fought, fighting, fighter, fighters, men, confused, confusing, confuses, confuse, miscommunicate, miscommunicated, miscommunication, miscommunicating, miscommunications, miscommunicates, misunderstood, misunderstand, misunderstood, misunderstands
'It's not a prescription. It's a letter from my son in med school that I'm hoping you can decipher.'
"So leaving it with a broker didn't do any good at all?"
Tags:broker, brokers, money, moneys, money manager, money managers, savings, savings account, savings accounts, stock, stocks, stock broker, stock brokers, private accountant, private accountants, treasure, buried treasure, pirate, pirates, piracy, portfolio, portfolios, interest, interest rate, interest rates, misunderstand, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, misinterpret, misinterprets, misinterpreting, interest, accrued interest
'No, I said 'paralegals'.'
"It's co-wuld! You didn't tell me it was going to be co-wuld!"
Tags:ski, skiing, skiing holiday, skiing holidays, skier, skiers, regret, regrets, regretful, cold, the cold, cold weather, freezing, freezing weathers, unprepared, misunderstand, misunderstanding, uninformed, couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, miscommunications, miscommunication, complain, complaining, complaint, complaints
"And let's see our presentation team those numbers by ... !"
Tags:run the numbers, running the numbers, ran the numbers, runs the numbers, account, accounts, accountants, play on words, literal interpretation, take literally, presentation, presentations, presentation team, presentation teams, present, presents, presenting, presented, office, offices, meeting, meetings, wrong interpretation, wrong interpretations, misunderstood, misunderstanding, misunderstands, misunderstand
"Confound it, Hawkins, when I said I meant that literally, that was just a ﬁgure of speech."
Tags:executives, executive, business executives, business executive, business executives, manager, managers, boss, bosses, business manager, business managers, misunderstand, misunderstanding, misinterpret, misinterpretation, figure of speech, figures of speech, literal interpretation, literal interpretations, unreasonable, expectation, expectations, let down, let downs, let-downs, let-down, ambiguous, ambiguity
"Mother? You might want to rethink posting #Momswhoread."
Tags:mother, mothers, mom, moms, mum, mums, parent, parents, elderly parent, elderly parents, daughter, daughters, mother daughter relationship, social media, social media post, hashtag, hastagging, hashtag fails, hashtag fail, social media fail, social media fails, moms who read, misread, misunderstanding, misunderstand, easily misunderstood, alternative meanings
"I thought tonight we're gonna party like it's 1969."
"You don't get it, Daddy, because they're not targeting you."
"Louise and Greg are from Pittsburgh, Richard and Beth and from Boston, you and Ellie are from Hartford, and Glen and I are from Detroit. Goodness, New York really is a melting pot!"
Tags:meet, meets, meeting, interact, interacts, interacting, diverse, diversity, melting pot, melting pots, dinner party, dinner parties, american, americans, white, white americans, white privilege, culture, cultures, similar, the same, wrong, meaning, misunderstand, misunderstands, misunderstanding, homogenous, homogenous culture, cultures
"Well, no, I wouldn't expect YOU to get it."
Tags:balloon, balloons, animal balloon, animal balloons, clown, clowns, shape, shapes, balloon shape, balloon shapes, art, artwork, gallery, galleries, art gallery, art galleries, sculpture, sculptures, model, models, exhibition, exhibitions, art exhibition, art exhibitions, criticise, criticising, criticism, criticisms, expect, bore, bores, boring, sense of humor, humor, no humor, uptight, understand, understanding, misunderstand, artist, artists
The Final Chapter.
Tags:old age, retirement, retiring, retires, retired, retirees, pensioner, pensioners, technology, technologies, confusion, confused, confusing, confuses, overwhelm, overwhelmed, misunderstand, misunderstanding, misunderstood, grandfather, grandfathers, grandparent, grandparents, grandpa, grandpas, mistake, mistakes, generation, generations