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    #1

    was the correction made 'correctly'? contribute + in?

    I read a note which has made the following correction:

    British colonization in the last few centuries has contributed a lot to (-->in) bringing English to its number one position.

    I think contribute + to + ... sounds fine. Is the correction right? Is it necessary?
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    #2

    Re: was the correction made 'correctly'? contribute + in?

    I would stick with "to".
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    Re: was the correction made 'correctly'? contribute + in?

    I'd use to, but in is OK.

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