For what reason vs for what purpose: Question Words

reason vs purpose in questions English
reason vs purpose in questions English

For what reason has he been absent from the game of golf since last June? (What was the cause?)

For what purpose are they fighting us? (what do they want to achieve?)

For what reason was the dress code initially established (cause or achieve?)?

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