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What does 39para que?39 mean? - Yahoo Answers

5/8/2014
05:58 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Para que, meaning
What does 39para que?39 mean? - Yahoo Answers

It'll be very useful if you had shown an example. Anyway, generally speaking, it means 'why', or 'what's the use of' in English. Ex. 1) Para que.

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39Para Qu39 vs. 39Por Qu39 Spanish Word Choice - Spanish Language

11/17/2014
03:24 | Author: Chloe Allen

Para que, meaning
39Para Qu39 vs. 39Por Qu39 Spanish Word Choice - Spanish Language

The Spanish phrases "para qué" and "por qué" both can mean "why," but there is still a subtle difference in meaning between the two.

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Here are some examples of sentences where para qué would be a natural choice, although it wouldn't be grammatically wrong to use por qué :

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One way of thinking about the difference is that in por qué questions the speaker is seeking to know the cause of something, while para qué questions focus on the purpose or intention of something. There is an overlap, and it is often possible to substitute por qué for para qué, but not always the other way around. Whereas the question ¿por que? might be thought of as "Why?" the question ¿para qué? might be thought of as "What for?".

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See how the emphasis in these questions changes with the choice of phrase:

The former expresses cause while para que stresses purpose. In statements, a similar difference occurs with porque and para que, which both express causation.

Although both para qué and por qué in questions usually can be translated as "why," there is a subtle difference in meaning between them.

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What is the meaning of para que ? SpanishDict Answers

11/16/2014
01:14 | Author: Allison King

Para que, meaning
What is the meaning of para que ? SpanishDict Answers

HI parmis, welcome grin. it depends, it can well be a question: What for? Mar 9, 2010; | link; | flag. Add Comment.

Add Comment HI parmis, welcome. It depends on context, but "in order that" usually works.

it depends, it can well be a question: What for? Add Comment.

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Para - Spanish to English Translation Spanish Central

9/15/2014
01:28 | Author: Chloe Allen

Para que, meaning
Para - Spanish to English Translation Spanish Central

Translation of para at Merriam-Webster's Spanish-English Dictionary. or goal) : for la comida es para la fiesta the food is for the party ¿para qué? what for? 3.

What made you want to look up para ? Please l us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

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Para que - Wiktionary

7/14/2014
03:50 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

Para que, meaning
Para que - Wiktionary

Conjunction[edit]. para que · so that (followed by the subjunctive). Preparé la comida para que podamos cenar = "I prepared food so that we can eat supper.".

para que para + que para que.

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