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Transitions 11 Describing purpose while discussing goals

This lesson will focus on describing purpose using a variety of expressions. The topic we will discuss today is future goals. 

Introduction: 

There are many situations in which we have to describe the purpose of an action or decision. This lesson will help you to do this effectively. 

Warm Up: 

If you could invent something new, what would you invent? Why?

Language: 

Please consider each transition phrase. Your instructor has an example and a question regarding each one. Remember, the goal is to smoothly use the transition phrase, not to give a long answer. 

1. [Full sentence], in the hope that (or in hopes that) [full sentence].  — A hope or something you want to happen.

2. [Full sentence], for the purpose of [verb-ing + noun]. — In order to.

3. [Full sentence]. To this/that end, [full sentence]. — In order to achieve this goal​.

4. [Full sentence]. With this in mind [full sentence]. — Hoping to achieve this goal.

5. [Full sentence], in case [full sentence].  — Because of a possibility of something happening; seems neutral or negative.
Note: Use a present tense after "in case". Do not use will.

6. [Full sentence] for fear that [full sentence]. — To avoid the risk of something happening.

Practice: 

Now that you've had some practice using these phrases, try to answer some more questions. Use as many of the above phrases as you can.