Break Through

How to Conjugate Break Through

  • Infinitive: Break Through
  • Present Tense: Break Through/ Breaks Through
  • -ing Form: Breaking Through
  • Past Tense: Broke Through
  • Past Participle: Broken Through
Break Through is a separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Break Through:

1. To make a way through a barrier or a surface.

Examples: The burglar broke through the back door.
The workers had to break through the wall to access the pipes.

2. When something hidden appears through a surface.

Examples: It looks like the sun is trying to break through the clouds.
Her talent really breaks through when she is performing on stage.

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