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    #1

    careless of VS careless about

    Is there any difference in the usage of the preposition in the sentences?
    1.Don't be careless of your own health.
    2.Jack is careless about his good reputation.
    Or they are interchangeable?

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    Re: careless of VS careless about

    I am a Non-NEST (non-native English-speaking teacher)

    I would say 'He is careless WITH (his health, money etc)'.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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