Prefer vs. Would Prefer: Pengertian dan Contoh Kalimat

Pengertian Prefer dan Would Prefer

Prefer dan would prefer sama-sama digunakan ketika kita ingin membicarakan bahwa suatu hal lebih disukai daripada yang lain di masa kini (present) atau di masa depan (future). Would prefer dapat disingkat menjadi ‘d prefer.


contoh kalimat prefer / would prefer dan artinya: He prefer to work / working independently.He would prefer to work independently. (Dia lebih suka bekerja secara mandiri.)

contoh kalimat prefer / would prefer dan artinya

Lihat juga:

Rumus Prefer dan Would Prefer

Baik prefer maupun would prefer diikuti to infinitive (to + verb) atau noun (kata benda). Selain itu prefer dapat pula diikuti gerund (verb + -ing), namun to infinitive lebih umum. Ketika ingin membandingkan sesuatu yang lebih disukai dengan yang lain, kita menggunakan to dengan prefer dan rather than dengan would prefer.

S + prefer + to infinitive / gerund / noun + to + infinitive tanpa to / gerund / noun

S + would prefer + to infinitive / noun + rather than + infinitive tanpa to / noun

Contoh Kalimat Prefer dan Would Prefer dan Artinya

  1. I prefer chocolate to vanilla ice cream.
    (Saya lebih suka es krim cokelat daripada vanila.)
  2. We prefer a quiet evening at home to a night out in the city.
    (Kami lebih memilih malam yang tenang di rumah daripada keluar malam di kota.)
  3. She prefers to cook at home to eat out. / She prefers cooking at home to eating out.
    (Dia lebih suka memasak di rumah daripada makan di luar.)
  4. He‘d prefer to stay at home tonight.
    (Dia lebih memilih untuk tinggal di rumah malam ini.)
  5. They’d prefer to work indoors rather than outdoors.
    (Mereka lebih memilih bekerja di dalam daripada di luar ruangan.)
  6. If possible, we would prefer to schedule the meeting in the morning.
    (Jika memungkinkan, kami lebih suka menjadwalkan pertemuan itu di pagi hari.)
  7. He would prefer to handle customer inquiries directly rather than delegating.
    (Dia lebih suka menangani pertanyaan pelanggan secara langsung daripada mendelegasikan.)

Lihat juga:


References:

  1. Prefer. https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/prefer. Accessed on August 26, 2016.
  2. Rather and Better? http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/learnit/learnitv107.shtml. Accessed on August 26, 2016.

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