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

The meaning of "Purpose" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does A purpose statement (in public presentation) mean?
A: It is a sentence or so, which describes why you are speaking and what you have to say.
Q: What does purpose mean?
A: You have a purpose in life or someone gives you purpose. Like there's something out there keeping you going everyday
Q: What does The purpose of the retreat was to allow all of the employees to bond with one another mean?
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: What does "It serves its purpose." mean?
A: It does what it needs to do, and that's it. Nothing more and nothing less
Q: What does "with a purpose" in 908 mean?
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: Please show me example sentences with express purpose.
A: @nana-815815 She came here with the express purpose of causing mischief.
Q: Please show me example sentences with ...on purpose....
A: I know that you did that on purpose just to get back at me.
Q: Please show me example sentences with ...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: Please show me example sentences with Be spoken for : to be set aside for a particular purpose..
A: I wanted to rent the boat but it was already spoken for.
Q: Please show me example sentences with on purpose.
A: @tomm: What can I say? haha
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Synonyms of "Purpose" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between purpose and 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: What is the difference between to (purpose) and 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: What is the difference between purpose and objective and 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: What is the difference between purpose and 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: What is the difference between on purpose and 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: How do you say this in English (US)? "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: How do you say this in English (US)? 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? does this sound 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. does this sound 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. does this sound natural?
A: The most common reason foreigners visit Japan is to eat Japanese food.
Q: What is your purpose you come to Japan? does this sound 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? does this sound natural?
A: "What is your purpose for making me work extra hours?"

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