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    Might I ask you a question? VS May I ask you a question? Are both useable? What's

    Might I ask you a question?

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    May I ask you a question?

    Are both useable? What's the difference. Is might more polite than may?

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    Re: Might I ask you a question? VS May I ask you a question? Are both useable? Wh

    I'd use only "May" for this one.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Might I ask you a question? VS May I ask you a question? Are both useable? Wh

    I find them both perfectly acceptable. However, I find "might" more old-fashioned.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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