read between the lines 找尋字裏行間隱藏著的意義

說明:

read 中國學生慣常理解為「閱讀」。不過,read 在中古時期使用時卻有 believe,interpret(解夢、解謎),expound,predict,discern,distinguish 等意思。由此看來,這句的意義算是從古了。

例子:

Tom said: "I love you." To find out the truth, you have to read between the lines.


by Thomas Shum