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    I am reading A Kind Of Sermon by W.S. Fowler. In paragraph 5, there is a sentence I do not understand. The sentence is " And instead of "read", I could just as well say "listen to". Would you please paraphrase it and explain? What does "instead of " mean here? And also "could just as well"?
    Thank you very much.


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    And instead of "read", I could just as well say "listen to".
    instead of: in place of something or someone
    as well:in addition, also


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