may modal verb translate to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "may" - English-Turkish dictionary

may

modal verb     /meɪ/
POSSIBLE
B1 used to talk about what is possibly true or will possibly happen ...a/e bilmek; ...ması/mesi mümkün olmak 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 izin vermek/müsaade etmek; izin istemek; ricada bulunmak 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 ...olabilir fakat ...dır/dir It may be cheap but it's not very good. Connecting words which express a contrast
(Definition of may modal verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunscreen

a substance that you put on your skin to prevent it from being damaged by the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More