- "for the most part" yields 67.400.000
- "to the most part" yields 70.500.000
results on Google. Are these two phrases interchangeable? If not, when would you use which?
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It might change across nationalities but "for the most part" is definitely more common here in Australia to the point where "to the most part" sounds a bit strange, almost wrong. The two phrases are generally not used very commonly and, even in academic contexts, I would recommend "generally/in general" instead.
I.e Instead of "for the most part, viruses are smaller than bacteria" use "In general, viruses are smaller than bacteria" or "Viruses are generally smaller than bacteria"