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    Bring into or bring to?

    TV has brought the whole world _____ the family
    a) into
    b) to
    Last edited by belly_ttt; 06-Dec-2007 at 05:51.


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    Re: Bring into or bring to?

    to the family


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    Re: Bring into or bring to?

    So how about: TVs bring entertainment _____ homes. You can sit at the armchair and watch a sitcom on TV after a hard working day.
    a) into
    b) to


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    #4

    Re: Bring into or bring to?

    into the home is fine in this context.


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    #5

    Re: Bring into or bring to?

    But in dictionary, I only found the phrase" bring to" not "bring into"?


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    Re: Bring into or bring to?

    Quote Originally Posted by belly_ttt View Post
    But in dictionary, I only found the phrase" bring to" not "bring into"?
    I agree with Anglika. In this context "into" is fine.

    Think of it this way. The house surrounds you as though you were in a box. The TV is a way to bring the entertainment into this "box".

    In the other example "family" is not like an enclosure. So the TV is bringing the entertainment up to the family using a TV,

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