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  1. de particle possessive particle
    Domain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this use 的 indicates the the item following belongs to the item preceding. It is required in most cases where a possessive relationship is intended (Ho, 2002, '的' 1). For example, 政府的工作 'the government's work' (Xinhua Net, 2015-12-23). 的 is the most frequent word in the Beijing Language Institute's 1985 frequency wordlist (Ho, 2002, '的').
  2. de particle structural particle
    Domain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 modifies an adjective with more than one syllable to indicate an attributive relationship (Ho, 2002, '的' 2; Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 419-420). For example, 她低声的说 She said in a low voice (Lao She, 2003, p. 176). 的 is used after reduplicated one syllable adjectives that modify a noun. In addition, 的 is also used in an attributive prepositional prhase that modifies a noun. For example, 这没有什么对不起人的地方。 'There is nothing to be sorry about here.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 174) 的 is used after a verb that modifies a noun.
  3. de particle complement
    Domain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 acts as a complement. For example, 工作是充分肯定的 'the work was abundant confirmed.' (Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 420-421)
  4. de particle a substitute for something already referred to
    Domain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 acts as a substitute for something referred to earlier or understood. For example, 黑的或白的? 'A black one or a white one?' (Li Shaoqi, 2003, p. 421)

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Media articles 红色清真寺 The Red Mosque - Fragment c (2007-7-5) 22
A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She Luotuo Xiangzi 《骆驼祥子》 21
Media articles 转基因食品 Genetically modified foods - Fragment e (2016-01-22) 19
Media articles 文学 Literature - Fragment h (2016-02-04) 19
Media articles 转基因食品 Genetically modified foods - Fragment c (2016-01-22) 17
Media articles 转基因食品 Genetically modified foods - Fragment d (2016-01-22) 17
Media articles 文学 Literature - Fragment a (2016-02-04) 16
Media articles 老歌新唱 A new way of singing an old song - Fragment b (2016-01-26) 16
Media articles 狮子会上树 Lions can climb trees - Fragment b (2015-11-02) 15
Media articles 气象卫星 Weather satellites - Fragment c (2015-11-28) 15

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
然而 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
這裡只是借用名字 《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
其中 《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《卷七‧木部》 Scroll 7, Mù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《卷十一‧馬部》 Scroll 11, Mǎ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 3
其中以為 《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
文学世界语言 文学 Literature - Fragment a (2016-02-04) in Media articles 16
文学 Literature - Fragment b (2016-02-04) in Media articles 11
便是长期旅居加勒比地区刘广元 文学 Literature - Fragment c (2016-02-04) in Media articles 5
信誉优势迅速占领市场他们当地财团视为洪水猛兽 文学 Literature - Fragment d (2016-02-04) in Media articles 4
经过二十艰难打拼 文学 Literature - Fragment e (2016-02-04) in Media articles 12
一道一道射出 Luotuo Xiangzi 《骆驼祥子》 in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 21
维新运动失败 Teahouse - Act I (Part) 《茶馆》 第一幕 (部分) in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 4
时时发动内战时候 Teahouse - Act II (Part) 《茶馆》 第二幕 (部分) in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 11
国民党特务和美北京横行时候 Teahouse - Act III (Part) 《茶馆》 第三幕 (部分) in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 2
稻草人农人亲手 A Scarecrow 《稻草人》 in A small number of phrases from the writings of Ye Shengtao 6