The answer is possible, but it really doesn't convey the same meaning. The answer loses the pejorative nature of "silly".Originally Posted by hela
In general, "may" is about possibility and "can" is about ability. In this case, sentence #2 is a bit odd. One who is alive and conscious can normally feel anyway they like about something.2) What is the difference in meaning between:
a) She may not feel like doing it.
b) She cannot feel like doing it.
Technically, shall can be used for future prediction or command. So this sentence could be prediction or command. In the second person, I would read it as "command" with no other context.3) In a book I read that there are 2 meanings to “You shall come with me”, what are they?
Is it the same for the sentence “She shall belong to no other man”? Does it have 2 meanings too?
I would read your second as a strong prediction to a threat.
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