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    #1

    lest/in case

    Hi, there!

    1Take care lest you catch cold.
    2Take care in case you catch a cold.

    Are #1 and #2 both correct?

    Thank you!

    OP


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    #2

    Re: lest/in case

    Both are correct, but #1 is archaic and rarely used today.

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