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より
yori
JLPT N3 Author: Amatuka
Meaning
than, rather than
Tokyo is larger than Kyoto.
See also
Phrases
There's really no other better way than this.
#3149 Author: edo, dc

I prefer fish to meat.
#914 Author: Amatuka

The reality is much sadder than what I have heard.
#1194 Author: bamboo4

He is able to run faster than I am.
#4983 Author: LittleFish

Rather than that,please call me after you have gotten down from the bus. rather than (2004JLPT3Listening)
#5937 Author: bluefin

The Japanese at large consider themselves better off than they used to be.
#4768 Author: Miki

I can play soccer better than him.
#7442 Author: 8211Sakakibara

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