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Could anyone elaborate what exactly is the difference between 'May' and 'might'.

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    May = less than 50% certainty
    Might = much less than 50% certainty

    The above is the actual difference between the two but the difference is really slight - as long as you use one or the other to show a possibility, for example:
    The car isn't outside, they might be shopping.
    The car isn't outside, they may be shopping.
    The sentences mean the same - there's a possibility that they are shopping because the car isn't outside their house.

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