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micahcowan wrote:..... I would expect to hear "I've got tickets to the Yankees" much, much more frequently than "I've got tickets for the Yankees [game]". I think the difference might be that it could be a shorthand for "tickets to [see] the movie/game", or something, but honestly I don't know. ......
That is how I interpret it, "tickets to [see] the movie/game" and "tickets for [entry to] the movie/game".
As a matter of interest I Googled "tickets to" and "tickets for" and received 14.1M hits and 13.8M hits respectively.
Akhademik-san, sorry if we seem to have hijacked your thread.
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