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"In order to" is a phrase which is often translated as "para", and "so that" is a phrase which is often translated as "para que". Learn more about the difference between "in order to" and "so that" below.
in order to(
ihn
 
awr
-
duhr
 
tu
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. para
He went to the doctor's in order to have his annual check-up.Fue al médico para hacerse su revisión anual.
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so that(
so
 
thaht
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (indicating purpose)
a. para que
I will give you money so that you can buy me a ticket.Te voy a dar dinero para que me me puedas comprar un boleto.
b. a fin de que
I want to get married so that we can start a new life together.Quiero casarme a fin de que podamos empezar una nueva vida juntos.
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