the difference between may and might

Démarré par outem toufik, 19 Nov 2010 20:28

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outem toufik

hi I'm toufik and I'am algerain. the first think that I want it's tell to thmmas thank you for podcasts because it's very helpful for learning english and I wanna ask you what is the difference between may and might because I think that there is any difference

The Count

Hi toufik, I'm American and I am learning French and it is very hard, so I want to help you with English.

The difference is simple: Might is informal (talking with friends)

May is formal (Job interview)

La difference est facile: Might est informal (quand parlez avec amis)

May est formal (un entrevue travail)