Translation of "to" - English-Japanese dictionary

to

uk // us //

A1 used with a verb to make the infinitive

~することを(動詞と共に用いて不定詞を作る)

A2 used to give the reason for doing something

~するために(行動の理由を表す)
I’m just going out to get some milk.
preposition uk strong /tuː/ us strong /tu/ weak /, / weak /, / us strong /tu/ weak /, /

A1 in the direction of something

~へ, ~の方向へ
I ran to the door.

A2 used to show who gets something

~に(あげる・渡す)
Could you give these keys to Pete?
from… to…

A2 used to give information about periods of time and distances

(時間や距離など)~から~まで
The museum is open from Monday to Saturday.
The bus goes from London to Cambridge.

A1 used to say ‘before’ the hour when you are saying what time it is

(時間の)~分前
It’s five to three.

B1 used to say who is treated in a particular way or who or what is affected by something

~に対し
She was very kind to us.

(Translation of “to” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)