대신하다 (substitute for ~)

조율 [테니스 벽치기 하게하는 방안과 건물 앞면 벽을 흉 하지 않게 하는 방안을 조율하다 (square ~ with/and ~) (unsightly)]; 대신하다 (substitute for ~); 더 좋다 (preferable to ~); 맘에 들다 (appeal to sb); 가상의 (virtual)

Earlier a YMCA manager assured me that a tennis net-high line would be drawn on a facade wall, which has substituted for my live-bodied tennis partner for many years at dawn. Yesterday, the assurance proved to be a little bit premature, when the senior officer responsible for building/facility management tried to convince me that two tennis net-high posts for hooking a removable clothes-line are preferable to a line permanently drawn on a facade wall. The senior officer’s idea appealed to me because it would square the two things: providing a virtual tennis net and keeping a facade wall from unsightly. Getting my support for his idea, the senior officer said he would install two posts soon. Continue reading