Meaning of INTO in English


1. expressing motion or direction to a point on or within (walked into a tree; ran into the house).

2 expressing direction of attention or concern (will look into it).

3 expressing a change of state (turned into a dragon; separated into groups; forced into cooperation).

4 colloq. interested in; knowledgeable about (is really into art).

Etymology: OE into (as IN, TO)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.