English to Afrikaans Meaning :: instead

in stede van
Instead :
- plaas

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Adverb(1) in place of, or as an alternative to(2) on the contrary, or instead

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(1) instead of her doing five days a week, she just does four(2) He doesn't do it every day because sometimes his wife will make him pick up a hammer instead .(3) Those individuals will simply buy a new car instead , whether they can afford it or not.(4) Even as a baby she did not gurgle or babble in her cot and instead remained silent.(5) do not use lotions, but put on a clean dressing instead(6) It kind of is rubbish too seeing that it isn't really a film at all but instead is an album set to visuals.(7) His decision instead to publish on the eve of polling day is a small but clear signal of defiance.(8) They did not set a new level, but instead voted to go for the lowest possible tax.(9) You could have really done something to help change the world, but what did you do instead ?(10) Not only was he happy for it to be used but he offered his new 12 minute version instead .(11) I pressed him on whether he really did want to work in the bookshop or wanted to study instead .(12) Why don't you turn off your monitor and go off and do something less boring instead ?(13) So do they list a number for you to call instead , rather than waiting for them to call you back?(14) So we came back with a new chopping board, a wooden tray, and a packet of coat hangers instead .(15) he thought about going to England but went to America instead(16) walk to work instead of going by car
Related Words
(1) in stead ::
in plaas
(2) instead of ::
in plaas van
(3) instead of this ::
in plaas van hierdie
(4) instead of him ::
in plaas van hom
(5) instead of it ::
in plaas daarvan
1. as an alternative ::
as 'n alternatief
2. rather ::
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Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.



Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8

and instead see if you could set up
a conference call with Ramey.

and INSTEAD see if you could set up a conference call with Ramey.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10

And instead of Mickey,
I had my picture taken

And INSTEAD of Mickey, I had my picture taken

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 19

So instead of left, I go right,
out into nowhere.

So INSTEAD of left, I go right, out into nowhere.

Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 12

Instead, I let you live.

Instead, I let you live.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 10

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