Jack (jaquez) wrote in linguaphiles,
Jack
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Need(s) be.

"need be" / "needs be" - which of these is correct?

I think you'll do fine by yourself but I'll come and lend you a hand if needs be.

That sounds more natural to me, but which do you say?

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