Difference between to and too
There is a huge difference between to and too. The confusion between to and too stems from the fact that both to and too are homophones. The word To is a preposition which is used for :
-expressing aim, purpose, or intention
- I am playing to win the match
-expressing a point of limit in time; before; until:
- I have not told her my feelings to this day.
- It is five minutes to nine.
- We work from nine to five.
–expressing limit of movement or extension
- He went on to buy the house.
– expressing contact or contiguity
- Apply gel to the twisted ankle.
- Put your hand to the heart.
– expressing direction or motion or direction toward something
- I am going to the USA next year.
- They came to the house.
- We were driving to the east of LA.
The word too is an adverb which means
- Ranbir is a good looking actor, he is a great dancer too.
- I saw John yesterday on the street, I think he saw me too.
- I am too excited.
- Coffee is too hot to drink.
- Riya is too sick to swim.
- It is too hot.