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寧ろ, 寧, むしろ

  • mushiro
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • rather
  • better
  • instead

Examples of 寧ろ,寧,むしろ in a Sentence

はそれするよりむしろたい
I would rather die than do it.
He is not so much a teacher as a scholar.
いっしょ外出するよりむしろにいたい
I would rather stay home than go out with him.
He is more clever than wise.
She is more wise than clever.
It was so lovely a day that I preferred to walk.
I am a writer rather than a teacher.
She is more shy than cold.
He will learn these things not so much from what the other man says as from how he says it.
Happiness depends not so much on circumstances as on one's way of looking at one's lot.

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