Sentence Examples


  • We read and studied out of doors, preferring the sunlit woods to the house.
  • A year later, preferring a wider field, he resigned the position and devoted himself to literary work.
  • Only when the sun peeked over the horizon did he decide to leave, preferring a dark place where he could dwell with his dark thoughts.
  • He had not sought the office, preferring service in the field.
  • For those preferring plainer fare, there also are menu items such as grilled cheese sandwiches and pot roast.