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    check the sentence

    We deposit the tax lest our country should develop.


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    We deposit tax lest our country should develop.


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    Re: check the sentence

    Grammatically it is fine - but is this really what you meant to say? It implies that "we" doesn't want the country to develop.

    We pay taxes so that our country can develop is a more positive statement.

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