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The Bǎ Construction (把) Posted by on Nov 20, 2011

With few prepositions in the Chinese language, adding depth to your conversations is often difficult for non-native speakers.  That’s why learning the bǎ construction (把) is a helpful way to improve your sentence formation and add grammatical complexity to your conversations. Instead of sticking to basic (and often boring) Subject-Verb-Object sentence patterns, the ba construction gives native…

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