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    #1

    comma before 'in case'

    Hi,

    http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/case_1

    - Take an umbrella, in case it rains.

    I would like to ask why the comma is used before 'in case.' Is it because of an afterthought or emphasis?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: comma before 'in case'

    I would not use that comma.

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    #3

    Re: comma before 'in case'

    Neither would I.

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