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Which of these is correct?

She is leaving for the USA.

or

She is leaving to the USA.

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"She is leaving for the USA" is correct. The alternative is ungrammatical.

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+1. But note that "She is going to the USA." –  Peter Shor Sep 11 '11 at 11:28
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