may modal verb (PERMISSION) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "may" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


modal verb (PERMISSION)
/meɪ/ slightly formal
used to ask or give permission
A reader may borrow up to six books at any one time.
"May I help myself to some more food?" "Yes, of course."
Hi, my name's Tiffany. How may I help you?
→  Compare might modal verb Allowing and permittingPolite expressions
(Definition of may modal verb (PERMISSION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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