Let me give an exemple, when I wanna stay inside my room. I come in at my room. So, I used IN, But I never know how to use INTO.

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IN'TOpreposition [in and to.]

  1. Noting entrance or a passing from the outside of a thing to its interior parts. It follows verbs expressing motion. Come into the house; go into the church; one stream falls or runs into another. Water enters into the fine vessels of plants.
  2. Noting penetration beyond the outside or surface, or access to it. Look into a letter or book; look into an apartment.
  3. Noting insertion. Infuse more spirit or animation into the composition.
  4. Noting mixture. Put other ingredients into the compound.
  5. Noting inclusion. Put these ideas into other words.
  6. Noting the passing of a thing from one form or state to another

 

INpreposition [Latin in ] 

  1. in denotes present or inclosed, surrounded by limits; as in a house; in a fort; in a city.
  2. It denotes a state of being mixed, as sugar in tea; or combined, as carbonic acid in coal, or latent heat in air.
  3. It denotes present in any state; as in sickness or health.
  4. It denotes present in time; as in that hour or day.

American Dictionary of the English Language (1828) - http://webstersdictionary1828.com/

 

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