Unformatted text preview: EXAMPLES: Visitors may enter the museum from 9:00 to 5:00 each day. b REQUEST EXAMPLES: May I come in? May we think about it for a few days? NOTICE: may only; do NOT use might NOTICE: more polite than can (Unit 28) or could (Unit 29) 3 Might with past tense We use might ( NOT may) in sentences with a past tense verb before the modal (Unit 63.8). EXAMPLES: I thought the road might be blocked so I went another way. H e told me that the next winter in Canada might be very cold....
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- Spring '10
- Grammatical tense, past tense verb, Canadian winter