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把 Bǎ

Under certain conditions the object of a verb may or must be put after 把 and before the verb:

This often happens after complex verbs such as resultative complements such as 完 wán 'finish':

你把昨天的作业做完了吗? Nǐ bǎ zuótiān de zuòyè zuòwán le ma?
'Have you finished yesterday's homework?'

她把椅子放好后才走。 Tā bǎ yǐzi fànghǎo hòu cái zǒu.
‘She left once she had put the chairs in the right place.’

请把门关上。 Qǐng bǎ mén guānshàng.
‘Please close the door.’

他把我打伤了。 Tā bǎ wǒ dǎshāng le.
‘He hurt me.’

我认为他从来没把我当作朋友。 Wǒ rènwéi tā cónglái méi bǎ wǒ dāngzuò péngyou.
‘I think he has never treated me as a friend.’
作 zuò often is used to mean 'as'.

Compound verbs of motion also count as complex verbs:

他把电脑带来了。 Tā bǎ diànnǎo dàilái le.
‘He brought his laptop.’

你把东西带来了吗? Nǐ bǎ dōngxi dàilái le mā.
‘Did you bring the things?’

把 is very common with 放在 fàng zài 'put' and 给 gěi 'give' followed by an indirect object ("to"):
我把书包放在教室了。 Wǒ bǎ shūbāo fàng zài jiàoshì le.
‘I left my bag in the classroom.’

我把钱给收银员。 Wǒ bǎ qián gěi shōuyínyuán.
‘I give the money to the cashier.’

这个演员简直把人物演活了。 Zhè gè yǎnyuán jiǎnzhí bǎ rénwù yǎnhuó le.
‘This actor plays the character really vividly.’

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