I'd rather... 我宁愿……
1.I've read some of Hemingway's stories in translation, but I'd rather read them in the original.
2.I'd rather not go out tonight, it's too cold.
3.I'd rather have the red than the green one.
A:Hey, look at my new shirt. What do you think about it?
B:Just so-so. Where did you get it?
A:I bought it on a street market. A real bargain!
B:I'd much rather buy expensive but good quality clothing, because it is not only nice but lasts a long time.