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A simple question, trying to say, let's have a lesson from 4 to 5 -- want to make sure that "to" is indeed 到.

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A simple answer: yes – user58955 Feb 20 '14 at 20:05
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到 is OK. You could also use 至. 到 is more colloquial. In many cases they are interchangeable, for example: 从古到今/从古至今(from ancient times to the present), 直到此刻/直至此刻(up to now). But you could only say 自始至终(from the beginning to the end),从这到那(from here to there) because 自始至终 and 从这到那 are kinda like set phrases.

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yes, you are right.

The general meaning of "到" in Chinese is the same as "to" in "", and also it has the meaning of arrival.

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Yes, you are right.

我们上课从四点到五点. Let's have a lesson from 4 P.M. to 5P.M .

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至 is more formal. Both are ok.

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