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
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
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
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
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