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  1. HI5
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    Question Preposition

    Hi,
    Please advise the following sentences which one is correct:

    a) Susan prefers noodles to rice.
    b) Susan prefers noodles than rice.

    Appreciate your help. Thanks.

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    Re: Preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by HI5 View Post
    Hi,
    Please advise the following sentences which one is correct:

    a) Susan prefers noodles to rice.
    b) Susan prefers noodles than rice.

    Appreciate your help. Thanks.
    Hi, HI5!

    I think a) is correct.

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    Re: Preposition

    It is, though you will hear people using the second.

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    Re: Preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by HI5 View Post
    Hi,
    Please advise the following sentences which one is correct:

    a) Susan prefers noodles to rice.
    b) Susan prefers noodles than rice.

    Appreciate your help. Thanks.
    "I prefer noodles rather than rice" is OK (where I come from).

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    Re: Preposition

    Susan prefers noodles to rice.
    Susan likes noodles more than rice.

    not a teacher

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    Re: Preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by HI5 View Post
    Hi,
    Please advise the following sentences which one is correct:

    a) Susan prefers noodles to rice.
    b) Susan prefers noodles than rice.

    Appreciate your help. Thanks.
    "prefer sth to sth " is more common. Right?
    I think sentence a) is right

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