QT Grammar R Us Seminar on the Chinese Language

Chinese Wordplay
From a Chinese government directive calling for a ban on puns and other wordplay:
“Radio and television authorities at all levels must tighten up their regulations and crack down on the irregular and inaccurate use of the Chinese language, especially the misuse of idioms.”
Good.
Millions of Chinese were showing a wonton disregard for correct usage.
It can be disorienting.

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