Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

打破 dǎpò

dǎpò verb to break / to smash
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Violence 暴力
Notes: 打破 is an example of a verb-verb compound formed with a 结果补语 'resultative complement'. The verb 打 'to strike' is completed by the complement 破 'to damage' (Sun 2006, loc. 654).

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷八十一 列傳第五十一 王遜 蔡豹 羊鑒 劉胤 桓宣 朱伺 毛寶 劉遐 鄧嶽 朱序 Volume 81 Biographies 51: Wang Xun; Cai Bao; Yang Jian; Liu Yin; Huan Xuan; Zhu Si; Mao Bao; Liu Xia; Deng Yue; Zhu Xu 1
The Classic of Tea 《茶經》 卷下:五之煮、六之飲、七之事、八之出、九之略、十之圖 Final Scroll: 5. Boiling, 6. Drinking, 7. History, 8. Growing Regions, 9. Simplify, 10. Pictorialize 1
The Family Instructions of Master Yan 《顏氏家訓》 卷第七 音辭 雜藝 終制 Scroll 7: Good Speech, Various Arts, Conclusion 1
History of Jin 《金史》 卷一百〇三 列傳第四十一: 完顏仲元 完顏阿鄰 完顏霆 烏古論長壽 完顏佐+完顏齩住 石抹仲溫 烏古論禮 蒲察阿里 奧屯襄 完顏蒲剌都 夾谷石里哥 朮甲臣嘉 紇石烈桓端 完顏阿里不孫 完顏鐵哥 納蘭胡魯剌 Volume 103 Biographies 41: Wanyan Zhongyuan, Wanya Nalin, Wan Yanting, Wugulunzhangshou, Wanyanzuowanyanyaozhu, Shimo Zhongwen, Wugu Lunli, Pucha Ali, Ao Tunxiang, Wanyanpuladou, Jiagushilige, Paijia Chenjia, Geshiliehuanduan, Wanyanalibusun, Wanyan Tiege, Nalanhulula 1
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷四  齊本紀上第四 高帝 武帝 Volume 4 Southern Qi Annals 1: Emperor Gao, Emperor Wu 1