change to

change to

1. To convert something to a different form or method. A noun or pronoun can be used between "change" and "to." How much do you think it will cost to change our heating system to gas?
2. To switch to something. I've saved a lot of money since changing to generic.
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change to something

to convert to something; to give up one and choose another. We will change to standard time in the fall. I decided to change to gas for heating and cooking.
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References in classic literature ?
Not change for change sake, but change to preserve America's ideals: life, liberty, the pursuit of happiness.
This included the use of characteristics of theories of change to create a context of contemporary change in the classroom to aid students' understanding and insights for change.
As discussed in more detail below, a taxpayer can now face the risk of the IRS requiring it to (1) use the LIFO method to account for departments or goods that have been excluded from the LIFO method, (2) change from LIFO for one or more pools or (3) change to a different LIFO pooling method.
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS MAY CHANGE to follow accounting standards in a particular country.
It is proposed as an engine that can be of significant assistance to those in need of organizing their thinking and actions as they move through the Stages of Change to improved health.
The potential for future climate change to have an impact on asthma and other allergic diseases has been recognized for some time (Curson 1993; IPCC 2001), mostly a result of the well-established link between climate and many aeroallergens and aeroallergen-producing organisms, on the one hand, and air pollution on the other.
The change to buffet dining was made while maintaining previous food costs but resulted in an 81% decrease in supplement costs, a 350% increase in employee meals, a 311% increase in guest meals, and increased resident satisfaction.
A partnership or S corp may secure IRS approval to adopt or change to its required tax year, a natural business year or an ownership tax year.
For real change to happen, community rehabilitation providers and rehabilitation advocates must "raise the bar" for success.
McKinsey & Company carried out a fascinating research project on change to "crack the code" on creating and managing change in large organizations.
These systems must have quick change to take full advantage of the high throughput, says Johansson.
If an item is not includible in income as a matter of law and a taxpayer discontinues reporting the item as income (thereby conforming its treatment to the Supreme Court's decision in Indianapolis Power), that change in reporting constitutes a permanent change to the taxpayer's lifetime reported income.
Instead of relying on cookbook approaches and examining narrowly drawn tales of mistakes (or successes) made by organizations adopting structured quality improvement, it may be useful to study the broader literature of organizational change to ascertain what lessons might be learned and applied in the adoption of quality improvement.
For any given change to the differential between U.
Yesterday's papers outline some of these: erratic world oil prices; sky-rocketing home prices; the change to men's traditional job roles as a result of working wives; corporate takeovers; freer trade; massive changes to our lives made by the inroads of computers.