• I'd prefer it if you didn't bother me.
  • じゃましないでいただけるとありがたいのですが
  • A number of club owners, disliking one or both league presidents, preferred a single commissioner to rule over the game, but were willing to see the National Commission continue if Herrmann was replaced by someone who would provide strong leadership.
  • Wikipedia: Kenesaw Mountain Landis
  • After 1916, Hand preferred to retreat from party politics into a detached skepticism.
  • Wikipedia: Learned Hand
  • An argument then broke out between a group of reformers based in York and backed by Bernard of Clairvaux, the head of the Cistercian order, who preferred William of Rievaulx as the new archbishop, and Stephen and his brother Henry of Blois, who preferred various Blois family relatives.
  • Wikipedia: Stephen, King of England
  • Analysis of the skeletal frame and observations of it in captivity suggest that it preferred to single out a target animal and pursue that animal until it was exhausted.
  • Wikipedia: Thylacine
  • As annual rainfall decreases, the larger trees that make up the high canopy suffer increased mortality, failure to fruit, and decreased production of new leaves, which folivorous lemurs prefer.
  • Wikipedia: Lemur
  • At this election, the Liberals' primary vote fell to 41.69% behind the Labor Party's candidate George Gahan 45.29%, and he had to rely on DLP preferences to retain the seat with a reduced two party preferred vote of 52.71%.
  • Wikipedia: Sam Loxton
  • By the late 20th century, the preferred types began to change, with crisphead, especially iceberg, lettuce becoming the dominant type in northern Europe and Great Britain and more popular in western Europe.
  • Wikipedia: Lettuce
  • Ceratosaurs and torvosaurs may have preferred to be active around waterways, and had lower, thinner bodies that would have given them an advantage in forest and underbrush terrains, whereas allosaurs were more compact, with longer legs, faster but less maneuverable, and seem to have preferred dry floodplains.
  • Wikipedia: Allosaurus
  • Conflicting reports have been made as to its preferred habitat; two papers suggest it preferred channels to floodplains, but another suggests it preferred the opposite.
  • Wikipedia: Thescelosaurus
  • Crevices in buildings or walls are sometimes used, and artificial nest boxes or flaps may be preferred in coniferous woodland.
  • Wikipedia: Eurasian Treecreeper
  • Females often seem to prefer mating with faeders to copulation with normal males, and normal males also copulate with faeders (and vice versa) relatively more often than with females.
  • Wikipedia: Ruff
  • He commented in 1965, while editing The Hobbit for a third edition, that he would have preferred to completely rewrite the book because of the style of its prose.
  • Wikipedia: J. R. R. Tolkien
  • He preferred fixed installations along the lines of the virtually impregnable U-boat pens that had been built to protect Germany's U-boat fleet.
  • Wikipedia: La Coupole
  • His successor, George VI also preferred his own original home, the Royal Lodge in the Great Park, but moved into Windsor Castle with his wife Elizabeth.
  • Wikipedia: Windsor Castle
  • If given the opportunity, cockatoos prefer nesting over 7 or 8 metres (20–25 ft) above the ground and close to water and food.
  • Wikipedia: Cockatoo
  • In 1989, six preferred foods (apples, sweet potatoes, almonds, brazil nuts, sunflower seeds and walnuts) were supplied ad libitum each night to 12 feeding stations.
  • Wikipedia: Kakapo
  • In Germany, its preferred habitat consists of mixed deciduous forest.
  • Wikipedia: Myotis alcathoe
  • In Malaysia and Singapore, most consumers prefer the fruit to be as ripe and pungent in aroma as possible and may even risk allowing the fruit to continue ripening after its husk has already cracked open.
  • Wikipedia: Durian
  • In urban situations such as suburban Sydney, these wrens have been said prefer areas with more cover than the related Superb Fairywren, though a 2007 survey in Sydney's northern suburbs has proposed that Variegated Fairywrens may prefer areas of higher plant diversity rather than denser cover as such.
  • Wikipedia: Variegated Fairywren
  • It then occurs all the way down the east coast east of the Great Dividing Range to the Hunter River in New South Wales, preferring wet, grassy tropical or sub-tropical areas, with tall grasses such as bladygrass (Imperata cylindrica), species of Sorghum, and Eulalia.
  • Wikipedia: Red-backed Fairywren
  • Its smaller prey, different denning habits, and different preferred water types also reduce interaction.
  • Wikipedia: Giant otter