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    #1

    I fear darkness...

    I fear darkness.
    I am afraid of darkness.
    I am scared of darkness.

    Are all the above three correct?

    Thank you.

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    #2

    Re: I fear darkness...

    All three are correct, but I would normally express it as "I am scared of the dark" or "I am afraid of the dark".
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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