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  1. matilda
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    Talking 170-prefer

    Hello all
    What kind of verb can I use after PREFER?
    Thanks all
    Matilda

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    Re: 170-prefer

    prefer + clause; prefer (that) ...
    prefer + to-infinitive; prefer to ...
    prefer + gerund; prefer -ing

  3. matilda
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    Talking Re: 170-prefer

    thank you. but what about the state of being polite?
    which one is more formal or more polite to use?

    thank

  4. Casiopea's Avatar

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    Re: 170-prefer

    Try, ... would prefer that/to ...

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