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Определение “may” в словаре английского

Определение "may" в словаре английского

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maymodal verb

uk   /meɪ/ us   /meɪ/
  • may modal verb (POSSIBILITY)

A2 used to express possibility: There may be other problems that we don't know about. I may see you tomorrow before I leave. The cause of the accident may never be discovered. The explosion may have been caused by a faulty electrical connection. We'd better not interfere - she may not like it. There may be some evidence to suggest she's guilty, but it's hardly conclusive.

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  • may modal verb (PERMISSION)

B1 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?

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maynoun [U]

uk   /meɪ/ us   /meɪ/ also may blossom

Maynoun [C or U]

uk   /meɪ/ us   /meɪ/
A1 the fifth month of the year, after April and before June: My mother's birthday is in May. They got married on 12 May. We're supposed to be moving into new offices next May.

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  • We went to Crete last May.
  • His birthday is in May.
(Определение слова may из Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Определение "may" в словаре американского английского

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maymodal verb

us   /meɪ/ present tense may, past tense might /mɑɪt/
  • may modal verb (POSSIBILITY)

used to express possibility: She said she may decide to accept the job offer and may not.
  • may modal verb (PERMISSION)

used to ask or give permission: May I use your telephone?
  • may modal verb (SUGGESTION)

used to make a suggestion or suggest a possibility in a polite way: You may want to have a bite to eat before you leave.

Maynoun [C/U]

us   /meɪ/
the fifth month of the year, after April and before June
(Определение слова may из Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Переводы "may"
на корейский 아마 -다(추측), -해도 된다 (허락)…
на арабский هَل مِن المُمْكِن أنْ, مايو, آيار…
на малайский mendapat kebenaran, mungkin, semoga…
на французский pouvoir, se pouvoir que, fasse le ciel que…
на русский может быть, можно…
на китайский (традиционный) 可能性, (表示可能性)可能,也許…
на итальянский usato per parlare di ciò che è possibile o che potrebbe accadere: potere, usato per chiedere o dare il permesso di fare qualcosa: potere…
на турецкий ...a/e bilmek, ...ması/mesi mümkün olmak, izin vermek/müsaade etmek…
на польский móc…
на испанский poder, ser posible, ojalá…
на вьетнамский có thể, có lẽ, cầu mong…
на португальский poder…
на тайский สามารถจะ (ใช้แสดงการขออนุญาต), อาจจะ (ใช้แสดงความเป็นไปได้), คงจะ (ใช้แสดงความปรารถนา)…
на немецкий dürfen, kann, können…
на каталонский poder…
на японский ~かもしれない, ~してもいいです…
на китайский (упрощенный) 可能性, (表示可能性)可能,也许…
на индонезийский boleh, mungkin, semoga…
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"may" в американском английском

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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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,

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