Be not anxious (mh merimnhshte). First aorist active subjunctive with mh in prohibition. Do not become anxious. See a similar command to the Twelve on their Galilean tour ( Matthew 10:19 ) and in the great discourse on the Mount of Olives at the end ( Mark 13:11 ; Luke 21:14 ), given twice by Luke as we see. How or what ye shall answer (pw h ti apologhshsqe). Indirect question and retaining the deliberative subjunctive apologhshsqe and also eiphte (say).