Translation of "to" - English-Turkish dictionary


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

A1 in the direction of somewhere

...a/e doğru; ...ya/ye
Dimitri is going to Germany next week.
I ran to the door.

A2 used to show who receives something or experiences an action

...a/e; ...ya/ye
Could you give these keys to Pete?
Anna was speaking to her mother on the phone.
I lent my bike to Tom.

B1 almost touching or facing something

...a/e yaslanarak/dokunarak/dönük
She stood with her back to the window.
from ... to ...

A2 used to give information about periods of time and distances

...dan/den ... a/e kadar
The museum is open from Monday to Saturday.
The bus goes from London to Cambridge.

B2 including

...dan/den ... a/e kadar; içeren/kapsayan
The book deals with everything from childhood to old age.

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

...a/e; kala
It's five to three.

B1 used to compare two things

...ı/i ... a/e tercihte kullanılır

B1 until a particular time or state

...a/e; belli bir duruma veya zamana kadar
It's only two weeks to my birthday.
She nursed him back to health.

used to say what someone's opinion is

...için; birinin fikrinin ne olduğunu belli etmek için
Fifty euros is nothing to Paul (= 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

duygusal tepkileri ifade ederken; bir de bakmış ki; öylesine şaşırmış ki
To Pierre's disappointment, Monique wasn't at the party.

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

ölçümlerde kullanılır; ...da/de
There are 100 pence to the British pound.

B1 belonging to or connected with

ait olan veya ile bağlantılı olarak anlamında; ...nın/nin
Can you give me the keys to the car?

(Translation of “to preposition” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)