Can the verb break be used for wall?

As in the following sentence:

Why did she break the garden wall?

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    It would help to know why you think this might be problematic – J.R. Aug 17 at 2:11

Certainly. "Break" can be used for both "cause to stop working" and "smash into pieces".

"Break the wall" is quite correct.


Yes, That works. You can use break, damage, destroy (although that implies quite a bit more damage than just break / damage )

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