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    #1

    grammar

    Hello,
    Which one is correct?

    It might have changed in the next few months.
    OR
    It might change in the next few months.

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    #2

    Re: grammar

    That would depend on context. Do you have one?

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    #3

    Re: grammar

    Hatim, please note that a better title would have been It might change/It might have changed.

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    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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    #4

    Re: grammar

    Hello,
    Which one is correct;

    It might have changed in the next few months.
    OR
    It might change in the next few months.
    Please reply the above query in the following context.

    I have a few steps I take when writing articles, and I’d like you to know that even though this is my current recipe for writing articles, my techniques evolve over time, and it might have changed in the next few months. However, I also believe that by following this formula you will be able to be a more efficient writer.
    Hatim Hussain

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    #5

    Re: grammar

    Both are correct in that passage, but mean slightly different things.
    "It might change" means that at any time over the next few months, or continuously, slowly, it might change. And you might notice it changing slowly if you are still there.
    "It might have changed" means that if you come back after a few months, you might find that it has changed.

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