Asked • 04/21/19

Why is 不 sometimes put between the syllables of a 2-syllable word?

For example, > 看见 - 看**不**见 > 离开 - 离**不**开 but > 喜欢 - **不**喜欢 > 知道 - **不**知道 Why is this done and how do I know if I should or shouldn't do it when negating? Couldn't find anything on the Internet.

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Cathy S. answered • 06/03/21

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