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    #1

    More than / rather than

    When someone does not like other seasons as he likes winter.

    Which sentence is correct to say:

    1. He likes winter more than other seasons.

    2. He likes winter rather than other seasons.

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    #2

    Re: More than / rather than

    He likes winter more than any other season.

    The first would work better as "He likes winter more than the other seasons."

    The second doesn't work for me.

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    #3

    Re: More than / rather than

    Would you please explain and give example to show how to use " rather than" in sentence?

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    #4

    Re: More than / rather than

    I chose to play piano rather than the violin.

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    #5

    Re: More than / rather than

    Quote Originally Posted by bigC View Post
    Would you please explain... " rather than"
    See the explanations on http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rather%20than

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    The second doesn't work for me.
    Will it work if "rather than" is replaced with "but not"?

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    #6

    Re: More than / rather than

    Yes, in my example that would work.

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    #7

    Re: More than / rather than

    Would you please give examples to show me how to use "rather than" in sentences?
    bigC, click here to read more than 107,000 examples, and be sure to bookmark the Fraze.It website for future reference.

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