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Example Sentences for "purpose"

Teachers should always explain the purpose of the activities they have their students take part inSuzie says that her brother broke her doll on purpose, but I really think it was an accident.

Teachers should always explain the purpose of the activities they have their students take part in.

All prisoners are obliged to take part in what are being called purposeful activities, such as schooling and counseling, at least 2 hours a day.

The purpose of these exercises is to help you learn new vocabulary.

People coming into this country are generally asked the purpose of their visit by immigration officials.

The purpose of the President's visit is to improve trade relations between the two countries.

Malcolm Forbes once said that education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Charlie Brown once said, My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I'm happy. I can't figure it out. What am I doing right?

Mary Shelly once observed that nothing contributes so much to tranquillizing the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Composer Franz Schubert once said, I am in the world only for the purpose of composing.

There is an old proverb which observes that people blame themselves for the purpose of being praised.

P. J. O'Rourke once said that humans are the only animals that have children on purpose, with the exception of a certain kind of fish that likes to eat theirs.

The primary purpose of growing rice in flooded paddies is to drown the weeds surrounding the young seedlings.

Aristotle believed the main purpose of the human brain was to cool the blood.

The origin and the purpose of the famous stone circle of Stonehenge in England remains a mystery.

In December of 1959, 12 countries signed a treaty preserving Antarctica for peaceful purposes, and scientific research.

According to the Baha'i faith, the essential purpose of the religion of God is to establish unity among mankind.

Find someone whose purpose in studying ESL is to take regular programs at an English-speaking college or university.


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