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    English Teacher
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      • Native Language:
      • German
      • Home Country:
      • Germany
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      • Germany

    • Join Date: May 2006
    • Posts: 93
    #1

    Prepositions: at - to

    I have heard and read people using 'to' where I would have said 'at'. E.g. 'Open the book to page 1.' Is this standard English?


    • Join Date: Jul 2007
    • Posts: 554
    #2

    Re: Prepositions: at - to

    That depends on your definition of 'standard English'.

    'Open to' is frequently used and is an acceptable alternative to 'open at'.

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