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Expressing PreferencesPlay
Use 'prefer' to express likes in a polite and indirect way, showing you have a choice. SlideI prefer classical music when I work.
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Comparative PreferencePlay
'Prefer' often involves a comparison between two things, indicating a favorite. SlideI prefer biking to driving.
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Gentle SuggestionsPlay
'Prefer' can suggest choices in a gentle way, without demanding. SlideWould you prefer tea or coffee?