063. I would rather… than…
->express a preference when making a choice
A: I’m desperate for money right now.
B: What’s the matter?
A: I don’t have enough money to pay for my rent.
B: Why don’t you ask Kurt to loan you some money?
A: I’d rather dig trenches with a spoon than ask for his help.
B: I wouldn’t be so proud if I were you. Sounds to me you don’t have much of a choice.