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Tom lost 200 dollars to his brother, now he wants to get an even break with him.
What does it mean? He wants the money back?
And now he wants a chance to make it back.
That's one of several correct things you could say.
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.