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    Norag is offline Newbie
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    Question idiom

    I saw the following sentence in a book : "To the contrary, conspiracy theories do not take into consideration..." while it should have been "On the contrary". Are both expressions interchangeable in such a context?

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    Re: idiom

    Both are acceptable. We tend to say "to the contrary" here more at the front of a sentence than the British.

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