unit81 - forget it. I took a taxi because I wanted to...

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Unit 81: PURPOSE & USE Here are some ways to show why you did something, why something exists, or what its use is. 1 Purpose a to + BASE VERB We put on lots of clothes to keep warm. You have to study hard to be a doctor. NOTICE: We also use in order to the same way. b so that CLAUSE We put on lots of clothes so that we wouldn’t get cold. I put it by the door so that I wouldn’t forget it. I took a taxi so that I’d arrive early. c because CLAUSE with want I put it by the door because I didn’t want to
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Unformatted text preview: forget it. I took a taxi because I wanted to arrive early. NOTICE: We can give the purpose at the beginning of the sentence if we want to. For example: To be a doctor, you have to study hard. Because I wanted to arrive early, I took a taxi. 2 Use With for The seats by the door are for the use of old people. A pen is for writing with. What did you do that for ? A barometer is a thing for measuring air pressure. NOTICE: If there is a verb after for , it is the –ing form....
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