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Translation of rather in Spanish

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rather algo

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Sample sentences:
He doesn't like ships, he'd rather be on the mainland.

No le gustan los barcos, prefiere estar en tierra firme.
I wanted to comfort him but he said he would rather be alone. Yo quería consolarlo, pero él dijo que prefería estar solo.
This whole situation is ludicrous; I'd rather not pay attention to it. Toda esta situación es absurda; prefiero no prestarle atención.
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Our main destination was not Cambodia and we had actually decided in the last minute to add this country to our trip. We were very happy about our decision and enjoyed every moment here.
He picked us up and we started by visiting the floating village, an hour away from the city. We went on a boat which took us to the floating village, were Vietnamese refugees would live on boat houses.
We left town and drove around the lake. Around 30 minutes after leaving we had a flat tire, which I changed immediately. That was very annoying as the rental company asked us to fix the flat tire.