thing done incorrectly through ignorance or wrong judgement; error
wrong idea or opinion; misconception
make a mistake; make an error about; understand wrongly
"he made a bad mistake"
"she was quick to point out my errors"
"I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
"he wasn't going to admit his mistake"
"make no mistake about his intentions"
"there must be some misunderstanding--I don't have a sister"
"the book was full of errors"
"Don't mistake her for her twin sister"
It is a great mistake to think that a building looks better for being empty.
出自： J. T. Micklethwaite
I..was worried to find silly mistakes creeping into my calculations, mistakes like writing down a number wrongly.
出自： F. Chichester
When blind ambition quite mistakes her road.
出自： E. Young
I am sorry,I was mistaken about you.
I was mistaken about her age.
She's mistaken about the name of the hotel.
You are mistaken in that.
You were mistaken in assuming it.
Because they are very much alike people are always mistaking him for his twin brother.
They mistook me for the manager.
She mistook him for the professor.
They mistook that stick for a snake.
I mistook the house for a hotel.
Tyrants often mistake fear for respect.
You mustn't mistake lack of formal education for lack of wisdom.
She is often mistaken for her twin sister.
He was mistaken for a leader.
I was mistaken for a spy.
He was mistaken for an enemy scout and badly wounded.
误 We have done many mistakes.
正 We have made many mistakes.
正 We have committed many mistakes.
误 I took his bag for mistake.
正 I took his bag by mistake.
析 by mistake的意思是“错误地”,其中的介词by不可换成其他的介词。
误 He made many mistakes on spelling in the composition.
正 He made many mistakes in spelling in the composition.
误 They are so alike that one is often mistaken as the other.
正 They are so alike that one is often mistaken for the other.
析 表示“错把…当作…”“误认为”时, mistake要与介词for搭配,而不与as搭配。