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  1. Jodie.R
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    Red face Different from/to

    What is the correct preposition to use when following different. Is it different from or different to? And why?

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    Re: Different from/to

    The standard most popular collocation is "different from". Why? Because it's "to differ from".

    But you will often hear both "different to" and "different than". And some people say they are correct.
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    Re: Different from/to

    I think "different to" is almost exclusively used in British English.

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