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Would Rather, Would Sooner and Would Prefer

Practice: Think carefully - can you remember which structure we use after each expression (for example 'do', 'to do' or 'did')?

  1. I would rather a vampire than a zombie. (be)
  2. Would you prefer blood or oil? (drink)
  3. I'd sooner a dog than you! (kiss)
  4. I'd rather you me the truth. (tell)
  5. I'd rather grammar than vocabulary. (study)
  6. Would you rather we out tonight? (not go)
  7. I'd prefer about my problems. (not talk)
  8. I love France, but I'd sooner we Spain this year. (visit)