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  1. 交地吾將謹其守衢地吾將固其結
  2. 重地吾將繼其食圮地吾將進其塗
  3. 圍地吾將塞其闕死地吾將示之以不活


48. On open ground, I would keep a vigilant eye on my defenses. On ground of intersecting highways, I would consolidate my alliances.

49. On serious ground, I would try to ensure a continuous stream of supplies. On difficult ground, I would keep pushing on along the road.

50. On hemmed-in ground, I would block any way of retreat.