Expresiones y frases - Palabra clave 'To'

Idioms - Key word 'To'

to a certain degree hasta cierto punto
to a fault demasiado, en extremo
to a T como anillo al dedo
to all intents and purposes prácticamente
to and fro de un lado a otro
to date hasta ahora
  • His story is only credible to a certain degree.
  • I think you're being naive to a fault.
  • This job is perfect for Al, it suits him to a T.
  • The clubs and discos in the city had, to all intents and purposes, closed.
  • Jackie's so busy she keeps running to and fro all day long.
  • This is the number of car accidents we've had this year in the country to date.
to each his own a cada cual lo suyo
to hand a mano
to hell with this! ¡al diablo con esto!
to little purpose/no avail inútilmente, en vano
to my mind en mi opinión
to one's face a la cara
to one's heart's content hasta quedar satisfecho
  • Do you have the price list to hand? I need to check something.
  • I'm sick of all this situation! To hell with it!
  • The doctors tried everything to save her but it was all to no avail.
  • To my mind, you should talk to Bob and sort things out.
  • Fred told me to my face that he hadn't done it.
  • You can eat chocolate to your heart's content but don't complain later.
to perfection a la perfección
to the best of my knowledge que yo sepa
to the contrary en contra
to the hilt totalmente, hasta el cuello
to the last hasta el final
to the letter al pie de la letra
  • I needed to pay some bills and to that effect I asked for a loan.
  • To the best of my knowledge, Tina was still in Canada.
  • My client is innocent. Is there any avidence to the contrary?
  • I'm up to the hilt with debt. I don't know what to do!
  • I'm your wife and I'll stay with you to the last.
  • Make sure you follow the instructions to the letter.
to the nines de punta en blanco
to the nth degree a la enésima potencia
to the point venir al caso
to the tune por valor de
  • Bill was dressed up to the nines because he was going to the opera.
  • My dad is like a general elevated to the nth degree. He's so strict!
  • Your comment was not to the point. We were talking about something else.
  • We bought this house to the tune of 50,000 dollars.