How to answer this question grammatically corectly. Thanks for help May I open the window? No, you mayn't or No, you may not. Van you explain ,thanks
Nov 26, 2014 4:18 PM
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I remember when I was a child ... a long time ago... seeing 'mayn't' in an old book. It looked very strange even then. These days, the contraction 'mayn't' no longer exists. You have to use the full form: may not.
November 26, 2014
No, you may not
November 26, 2014
"No, you may not." is the correct response.
November 26, 2014
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