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rather than это

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Tа не
  • Союз (Conjunction)
    1. And not.
      1. Used to indicate that the following alternative is less preferred.
        1. According to this saga of intellectual-property misanthropy, these creatures [patent trolls] roam the business world, buying up patents and then using them to demand extravagant payouts from companies they accuse of infringing them. Often, their victims pay up rather than face the costs of a legal battle.
    2. Предлог (Preposition)
      1. instead of; in preference to.
        1. I'd like a dog rather than a cat.
    3. Другие примеры
      1. Используется в середине предложения
        • The ambassador-at-large was designated to the Middle East as a region, rather than to a specific country.
        • “At such times, executives can overattribute their company’s strong performance to their own actions and abilities, rather than to the buoyant economy,” he said.
        • Otherwise known as reverse shoplifting, shopdropping involves surreptitiously putting things in stores, rather than illegally taking them out, and the motivations vary.
      2. Используется в начале предложения
        • Rather than such Hellenic greatness of soul, Proverbs emphasized humbleheartedness.

    Meaning of rather than for the defined word.

    Грамматически, это идиома "rather than" является Союзы. Это также Предлоги.
    • Часть речи Иерархии (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
      1. Союзы
        • Предлоги
        Определенность: Уровень 1
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        Определенный    ➨     Разносторонний

        Other Vocabulary

        Слова похожи (Look-Alike Words)
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