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Mesaj Scris de basaru la data de Dum 21 Dec 2008 - 16:00

Grammar questions and explanations!

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Mesaj Scris de basaru la data de Dum 21 Dec 2008 - 16:00

Can I or May I?

- Can implies ability;
- May implies permission or uncertainty.

[Example:]
"Bart can drive now, but his parents may not lend him their new car'"


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Mesaj Scris de oltenashu la data de Lun 18 Mai 2009 - 22:02

Or something like:

- Teacher, please, can I go to the bathroom? Pleeease!!
- Yes, you can, but you may not!

Laughing, already?

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