for the purpose of
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for the purpose of(
fawr
 
thuh
 
puhr
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puhs
 
uhv
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (with the intention of)
a. con el propósito de
Mary was hired for the purpose of proofreading documents.Mary fue contratada con el propósito de corregir documentos.
b. con el fin de
Miller was accused of possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.Miller fue acusado de posesión de marihuana con el fin de traficar con ella.
c. a fin de
I went to the meeting for the purpose of listening to all the parties involved in the dispute.Fui a la reunión a fin de escuchar a todas las partes en disputa.
2. (with regard to)
a. a los efectos de
Someone who for the purpose of this article will remain nameless gave me the tip-off.Alguien que a los efectos de este artículo permanecerá en el anonimato me dio el soplo.
b. para
For the purpose of this study we only looked at small communities in the Basque Country.Para este estudio solo miramos pequeñas comunidades del País Vasco.
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