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may

modal verb
 
 
/meɪ/
POSSIBLE B1 used to talk about what is possibly true or will possibly happen
móc
There may be other problems that we don't know about. I think I may have a cold.Possible and probable
PERMISSION formal B1 used to ask or give permission
móc
May I be excused, please? You may begin.Allowing and permitting
may (well) ... but used to show that the first thing you say is not important when compared to another fact
to prawda, że ... ale
It may be cheap but it's not very good. Connecting words which express a contrast
(Definition of may modal verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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