【N1】~くらいなら/~kurai nara


I’d rather do [b] than [a],to show a strong feeling of opposition.

How to make/作り方

Verb-dictionary form + くらいなら or ぐらいなら

Example sentences/例文 (audio/音声付き)

Sonna koto wo suru kurai nara, shinda hou ga mashi da.
I’d rather die than do that.

Anna onna to kekkon suru kurai nara dokushin no houga mashida
I might as well single as marry such a woman.

Konna ryori wo taberu kurai nara gomi wo taberu hou ga mashida
We might as well eat dog food as eat such a dish.

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