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不能 bù néng

bù néng verb cannot / must not / should not
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 27
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 20
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句上》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang I 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《述而第七》 Commentary on Shu Er VII 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孔子世家》 House of Confucius 17
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 17
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 17

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
不能 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
不能 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
不能 4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
不能 7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
不能 8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
主人不能 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
不能 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
不能 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
不能五十 《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
不能 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
不能 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
不能 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 7
哀樂不能 《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
聖人不能 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
不能 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
不能 Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
不能 Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
不能 《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
不能 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
不能 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
不能 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
不能 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
天子不能 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
不能 《止部》 Zhǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
不能 《言部》 Yán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1