Give somebody a chance

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Definition

to give (sbdy) a chance (to do sthg): to offer (somebody) an opportunity (to do something)
verb
If you give me a chance, I can show you that I am the best salesman in town.

Examples

  • "it will be a chance for you to practice your English."
  • "It's just a chance for the two teams to try out some of the younger players."
  • "I think that my new mountain bear rehabilitation clinic will give sick and injured bears a chance for better health."
  • "Otherwise, give me a chance, and I'll have a report for you by Tuesday."
  • "You put your faith in my abilities to make perfumes, and you gave me a chance to have creative control of products with your family's name upon them. And you got me working papers."

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