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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 ​expresspossibility: 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 ​faultyelectricalconnection. We'd ​better not ​interfere - she may not like it. There may be some ​evidence to ​suggest she's ​guilty, but it's ​hardlyconclusive.

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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 ​expresspossibility: She said she may ​decide to ​accept the ​joboffer and may not.
  • may modal verb (PERMISSION)

used to ​ask or give ​permission: May I use ​yourtelephone?
  • 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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