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8 years, 2 months ago
I'm spanish and I have a problem, with the best choice to the modal must and may for a sentence. According my book two both express possibility. Then Could you help me with the best choice of the modal verb for the next sentence?
Debe haberse quedado dormido.
he may have overslept.
he must have overslept.
Why your choice?
Mar 30, 2015 at 10:42
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Used to express something formally required or necessary.
Used to show that something is very likely.
Mar 30, 2015 at 10:56
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