Writing

‘May’ vs. ‘Might’ Explained: How to Use ‘May’ and ‘Might’ Properly

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

The words “may” and “might” have similar meanings, but they tend to be used in different contexts in contemporary English grammar. Learn the difference between “may” vs. “might” and how to use “may” and “might” properly.