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English definition of “to”

to

preposition (SHOWING DIRECTION)   /tu, , /
in the direction of or as far as: We went to Montreal last year. I’m going to the bank. We were in mud up to our ankles. "To" can be used to show the position of something or someone in relation to something or someone else: We came face to face in the elevator. The Rocky Mountains are to the west of the Great Plains. "To" can show something is on or around something: Can you tie the dog’s leash to the fence?
(Definition of to preposition (SHOWING DIRECTION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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