Riddle: When you buy me I am costly, but the only use I have is just hanging. What am I?
It’s pretty easy to find the answer to this riddle! Although you pay a lot of money, of course, what’s only function is to hang, nothing but earrings. Earrings are ear-worn jewellery made of precious metals, precious stones or ordinary materials.
Earrings made of precious materials fall into the jewellery category and are quite expensive. No matter how expensive, the function of the earring is clear.We wear them on our ears and they just hang there. They are used for their ceremonial, symbolic, religious meaning, or simply for elegance.
The answer is: Earrings.