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Is it a correct form to say while talking?

  1. "I might go" => i.e., maybe I will go
  2. "he might be available" => i.e., maybe he will be available.
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The correct expression is maybe. For two words to be correct, the structure of the sentence has to different, e.g., "It may be the case that he'll go". I see that may be has been edited to read maybe, which is correct for this question, but I'll leave my comment anyway. –  user21497 Nov 12 '12 at 9:40
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General reference. Look up might in the dictionary, and you'll see that it means "used for saying that there is a possibility that something is true, or that something will happen." Also, you might want to support our sister site for English Language Learners. I would appreciate it if you did. –  J.R. Nov 12 '12 at 9:45
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usage: Traditionalists insist that one should distinguish between may (present tense) and might (past tense) in expressing possibility: I may have some dessert after dinner if I'm still hungry | I might have known that the highway would be closed because of the storm. In casual use, though, may and might are generally interchangeable: they might take a vacation next month | he may have called earlier, but the answering machine was broken.

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