Reduplicated Chinese verbs

I have a question for you. 请问?
Often I see Chinese verbs repeated in a sentence (reduplicated).
Under what circumstances do I repeat a verb in a sentence, such as 尝尝, 试试, 看看, 等等, 休息休息?

你尝尝我做的宫保鸡丁。
这件衣服我可以试试嘛?
你在看什么? 我可以看看吗?
我去买点儿水果,你等等吗?
你赶下飞机,先休息休息。

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I love learning the Chinese language and reading about Chinese history and culture.
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