Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Purpose"

The meaning of "Purpose" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa A purpose statement (in public presentation)?
A: It is a sentence or so, which describes why you are speaking and what you have to say.
Q: O que significa purpose?
A: You have a purpose in life or someone gives you purpose. Like there's something out there keeping you going everyday
Q: O que significa The purpose of the retreat was to allow all of the employees to bond with one another?
A: "Retreat" here refers to some company trip, that's used to help the people who work at the company to socialize and get to know each other more.
Q: O que significa "It serves its purpose."?
A: It does what it needs to do, and that's it. Nothing more and nothing less
Q: O que significa "with a purpose" in 908?
A: With a purpose simple means: "intentionally" "to aim" "intention of achieving"

Ex.) Her PURPOSE in coming here, is to talk to you!
---> The girl intentionally came because she wanted to talk to that person

Example sentences using "Purpose"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com purpose.
A: “Purpose” means: motive, determination.
The purpose of his trip to Asia is to discover new cultures.
She’d like to find her own purpose in life.
There’s also a special expression: “on purpose”, (=intentionally) >> I didn’t do it on purpose, it was just a mistake.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com express purpose.
A: @nana-815815 She came here with the express purpose of causing mischief.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ...on purpose....
A: I know that you did that on purpose just to get back at me.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ...on purpose....
A: I still can't believe that you broke my favorite vase on purpose. - До сих пор не верится, что ты разбил мою любимую вазу специально.
Did you click on that button on purpose or was it an accident? - Ты нажал на ту кнопку специально или это было ненароком?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com on purpose.
A: @tomm: What can I say? haha
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Synonyms of "Purpose" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre purpose e goal ?
A: Purpose:
I feel like I don’t have a purpose.
What’s your purpose in life?
The purpose of this game is to see who is better.

Goal:
My goal is to eat healthier.
I achieved my goal.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre to (purpose) e for (purpose) ?
A: I believe you mean -
“To propose”- give an idea
“For purpose”- used for a certain situation

For example:
“I want to propose going to the theaters”
“Fire extinguishers should be used for emergency purposes only”
Q: Qual é a diferença entre purpose e objective e aim ?
A: in this sense they basically mean the same thing ... I'm sorry I didn't say this but this words mentioned before do have more than one meaning
Q: Qual é a diferença entre purpose e objective ?
A: They tend to be interchangeable
"the purpose of the game is to collect the most fish"
"the objective of the game is to collect the most fish"

However when someone is talking about the meaning of life or their goal in life, they tend to use purpose instead of objective.

What purpose do I have living on? What is my purpose in life?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre on purpose e deliberately ?
A: 大体、両方ともは同じ意味があるけど、「deliberately」とは少しもっと丁寧だと思います。

Translations of "Purpose"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "You even don't realize the purpose of my asking!"
A: What you wrote works, though it sounds very proper (but I would switch "even" with "don't" to make it sound more natural). Here are some other variations:

You don't even know why I'm asking

You don't even know what I'm saying

You're not even paying attention

You're not even listening
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 生(い)き甲斐(がい) = purpose in life
A: You're correct :)
"Purpose in life" or "Something to live for" is correct~

Other questions about "Purpose"

Q: For what purpose will we meet? soa natural?
A: "What is the purpose of the meeting?" Or "Why are we meeting?" Would be better.
Q: I focus my purpose, so i don't do other things now. soa natural?
A: I am focusing on my purpose, so I'm not doing anything else now.
Q: The most common purpose of overseas visitors to Japan is to eat Japanese food. soa natural?
A: The most common reason foreigners visit Japan is to eat Japanese food.
Q: What is your purpose you come to Japan? soa natural?
A: Alternative solutions:
What's your purpose in coming to Japan?
What's your reason for coming to Japan?
Why are you coming to Japan?
Q: What's is your purpose of letting me work on extra ours? soa natural?
A: "What is your purpose for making me work extra hours?"

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