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    that may well be true

    What role does the word "well" play in this phrase? What does it add to the meaning?

    "that may well be true"
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    Re: that may well be true

    Quote Originally Posted by Tvita View Post
    What role does the word "well" play in this phase? What does it add to the meaning?

    "that may well be true"
    Hi,

    That may (with good reason/reasonably) be true.

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    Re: that may well be true

    Alternative:

    That may well be the case, but ....


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