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may

modal verb (POSSIBILITY) 可能性     /meɪ/
used to express possibility (表示可能性)可能,也許 There may be other problems that we don't know about. 可能有我們不知道的其他問題。 I may see you tomorrow before I leave. 明天我走前也許還能見到你。 The cause of the accident may never be discovered. 意外的起因也許永遠無法查清。 The explosion may have been caused by a faulty electrical connection. 爆炸可能是由電路連接錯誤引起的。 We'd better not interfere - she may not like it. 我們最好別干涉——她可能會不高興。 There may be some evidence to suggest she's guilty, but it's hardly conclusive. 也許有跡象顯示她有罪,但不怎麼令人信服。 →  Compare might modal verb AchievablePossible and probable
(Definition of may modal verb (POSSIBILITY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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