para qué sirven

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para qué sirven
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (in questions)
a. what are...used for
¿Para qué sirven estas tijeras? - Son para el cortar de pelo.What are these scissors used for? - They're for cutting hair.
2. (in statements)
a. what...are used for
No sé para qué sirven estas herramientas. Eran del antiguo propietario de la casa que las dejó aquí.I don't know what these tools are used for. They belonged to the old owner of the house who left them here.
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