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    to rave reviews.

    The company had just released its Windows XP operating system to rave reviews.

    What does "to rave reviews" mean?

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    Re: to rave reviews.

    "Rave reviews" means the reviews were overwhelmingly positive.

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    Re: to rave reviews.

    Why use the preposition to?

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    Re: to rave reviews.

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    Why use the preposition to?
    It's a conventional usage, referring to the way something was received: It opened to rave reviews/He was elected to universal acclaim [=he was elected and everyone agreed it was a good thing]

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