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    #1

    I would rather

    I would rather you do business instead of job.

    Is this correct?

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    #2

    Re: I would rather

    No. I don't know what message you are trying to convey. Could you try to express this in different words?

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    Re: I would rather

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    No. I don't know what message you are trying to convey. Could you try to express this in different words?
    I prefer you should do business instead of job.

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    #4

    Re: I would rather

    "I would prefer you to do business rather than a job." That's one solution, but it doesn't solve the problem that doing business is a job.

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    #5

    Re: I would rather

    I think you are trying to say "I would rather you go into business (start your own business) than get a job working for somebody else" (a government job for example).
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

    — Arthur Schopenhauer

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