Translation of "may" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


modal verb (POSSIBILITY) 可能性 uk us /meɪ/

used to express possibility

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。
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(Translation of “may modal verb (POSSIBILITY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)