【more likely to とは? 意味 使い方は?】



★ I started pinning my goals down because science has proven that you have 39 percent more likely to achieve your goal if you write it down. 『The Power of Self-Belief | Layne Beachley | TEDxStHildasSchool』から


「more likely to」は、「より可能性が高い」という意味を表します。

「more + likely + to + 動詞の原形」


また、文脈によっては、「more likely」の後ろに「than」が続くこともあります。


She is more likely to study than to watch TV.
この文では、「more likely」の後ろに「than」が続き、「to + 動詞の原形」は省略されています。

more likely to を用いた例文

  • I’m more likely to go to the gym in the evening than in the morning.
  • She’s more likely to pass the exam if she studies every day.
  • They’re more likely to choose the restaurant with good reviews.
  • He’s more likely to get the promotion if he performs well in his current role.

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The Power of Self-Belief | Layne Beachley | TEDxStHildasSchool
What would your world look like if you had the ability to shape and create what that world would look like. Winning my 7th World title taught me a lot about ...