Translation of "to" - English-Polish dictionary

to

preposition uk us strong /tuː/ weak /, /
DIRECTION

A1 in the direction of somewhere

do
Dimitri is going to Germany next week.
I ran to the door.
ANOTHER PERSON

A2 used to show who receives something or experiences an action

do, w połączeniu z rzeczownikiem często tłumaczy się celownikiem
Could you give these keys to Pete?
Anna was speaking to her mother on the phone.
I lent my bike to Tom.
POSITION

B1 almost touching or facing something

do
She stood with her back to the window.
from ... to ...

A2 used to give information about periods of time and distances

od ... do ..., z ... do ...
The museum is open from Monday to Saturday.
The bus goes from London to Cambridge.

B2 including

od ... po ..., począwszy od ... skończywszy na ...
The book deals with everything from childhood to old age.
BEFORE

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

za, to stawiamy przed godziną, za przed minutami, np. za pięć trzecia
It's five to three.
COMPARE

B1 used to compare two things

od
UNTIL

B1 until a particular time or state

do
It's only two weeks to my birthday.
She nursed him back to health.
SOMEONE'S OPINION

used to say what someone's opinion is

dla
Fifty pounds is nothing to Matthew (= he would not think it was a lot of money).
to sb's disappointment/relief/surprise, etc

used to say that someone feels disappointed/relieved/surprised, etc by something

ku rozczarowaniu/uldze/zaskoczeniu itp. kogoś
To Pierre's disappointment, Monique wasn't at the party.
MEASUREMENT

used to say how many parts make up a whole unit of measurement or money

w, na
There are 100 pence to the British pound.
BELONGING

B1 belonging to or connected with

do, od
Can you give me the keys to the car?

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