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    In/ into

    It will spread colour in/into your life.
    Thanks for coming to/into my life.

    Which preposition is correct in the above sentences?

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    Re: In/ into

    "Into" would be correct in both cases.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Re: In/ into

    Quote Originally Posted by sdpegasus View Post
    It will spread colour in/into your life.
    Thanks for coming to/into my life.

    Which preposition is correct in the above sentences?
    I would use "into" in the second. I am not certain what the first is trying to say.

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    Re: In/ into

    The context for the first one- There is some occasion taking place at somebody's place and he is asking his friend to join in because it is going to be very eventful and that will spread happiness in/into his life.(His life is otherwise insipid)

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    Re: In/ into

    Quote Originally Posted by sdpegasus View Post
    The context for the first one- There is some occasion taking place at somebody's place and he is asking his friend to join in because it is going to be very eventful and that will spread happiness in/into his life.(His life is otherwise insipid)
    In that case, I think you should rephrase the first one. "Spread color into your life" is an odd way to convey your intended meaning.

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