A Thought for Thursday

This second of May, which may be today (we’re not sure as it is the first Thursday in May) we’d like, if we may, to talk about ‘may’.

In English we use the modal verb ‘may‘, to hypothesis, talk about a possibility or make polite requests.

In the first two instances it can be used interchangeably with ‘might‘ but should not be confused with the word ‘maybe‘, which is is an adverb meaning perhaps.

Now this may be a little confusing but maybe if you re-read it, it will become clearer.

(P and S and by the way,
If indeed it is the Second today,
Then it is the Gardener’s Birthday – hooray!)


3 thoughts on “A Thought for Thursday

  1. Spot on dearest gardener
    Today is May 2nd Hooray Hooray Hooray!!!May I wish you Many happy returns.
    Rumours has it that VIP’s from different continents are congregating to celebrate with you . I trust it’ll be in style, which if to go by the photos you posted so far, and other clues one might gather on the way you’re a bit of a stickler for.
    All my love, lovely
    Yours with great anticipation
    R. xxx

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