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An example use of case in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… one with an SPF in case I forget to add …”
Case is a noun meaning a set of related facts or events that are used to support a particular argument or point of view.
the word case occurs in english on average 432.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.