asking about prepositons

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katty married ann to john.
katty married ann with john.
plaese tell me the differences between them and their maening. :wink:
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Anonymous said:
katty married ann to john.
katty married ann with john.
plaese tell me the differences between them and their maening. :wink:
thanks

The meaning I get from the first sentence is that "Katty" is a minster and performed a wedding ceremony in which Ann and John were married.

The meaning I get from the second sentence is that both John and Katty were married to John. :eek:
 

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WITH is occasionally used with the same meaning as TO.
 
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