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Prepositions, I tell you. While writing a blog, I stuck again in using them.

Here is a sentence I wrote:

Siri’s integration for voice control shows company’s innovative approach in making revamped Apple TV more powerful and attractive.

But, 'Grammerly' shows an error and suggests me to use 'to' instead of 'in':

Siri’s integration for voice control shows company’s innovative approach to making revamped Apple TV more powerful and attractive.

I am not sure about correctness of Grammerly's suggestion. I would like to know the difference of meaning while using these prepositions. Further, I would like to know my above sentence is correct or not with reasons.

If you will clear my doubts regarding use of preposition in this sentence, I will remain thankful to you.

  • Irrespective of this question, don't believe 'grammarly' all the time! :) – Maulik V Sep 10 '15 at 7:52
  • True Sir, that's why I ask this question here! – Rucheer M Sep 10 '15 at 7:54
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    I wonder why the program didn't say anything about the missing article before company's. This, I think, gives us a hint how it may work. – Damkerng T. Sep 10 '15 at 8:15
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You can use both "approach to" and "approach in", but the difference I can think of is "approach to" is more direct.

In other words, "approach to something" often refers to a method or a way to do something:

We need a whole new approach to the job.

However, "approach in doing something" often refers to a method or a way we apply that is necessary/relevant in doing something:

She took the wrong approach in her dealing with them.

In YOUR example, I believe both are almost equally correct, though I would give a slight edge to "approach to".

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