be introduced to (someone) by (someone)

When you know two people, and you want those people to meet each other, you "introduce them to" each other.

When someone introduces you to someone, you can say "I was introduced to ___ by ___":

I was introduced to the author by a friend of mine.

You name the person you met with "to" and the person who introduced you with "by".

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