My textbook has this sentence:
(1) What is the purpose of "很细很细"?
(2) In what kind of situations can this phrase be used?
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Wayne Cheah wrote :
What is the purpose of "很细很细" -- same as "very, very small..."
And that should be the answer. I would give more examples to support it
很细的针 a very small needle
很细很细的针 a very very small needle / a small small needle
很遠的地方 a far away place/ a place far away
很遠很遠的地方 a very very far away place/ a place far far away
很大的手 Very large hand (a big one)
很大很大的手 very very large hand (a huge one)