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VERB Dictionary Form + ために as “in order to VERB” or “for the sake of doing VERB”

VERB Dictionary Form + ために as “in order to VERB” or “for the sake of doing VERB”

Example(s):

満点を取るために徹夜した。
Manten wo toru tame ni tetsuya shita.
(In order to get a perfect score, I stayed up all night.)

勝つためによく練習しました。
Katsu tame ni yoku renshuu shimashita.
(We practiced really hard in order to win.)

犯人を見つけるために皆を尋問した。
Hannin wo mitsukeru tame ni mina wo jinmon shita.
(They questioned everyone in order to find the culprit.)