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  1. hector51's Avatar

    • Join Date: Dec 2005
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    "stand your chance"

    Hi everyone!

    I see people use "stand your chance..." many times (eg:stand your chance to win an iPod) ,can we use this pattern for other nouns (like "stand your luck"),thanks!!

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    Re: "stand your chance"

    I wouldn't say 'stand your luck'. We do have expressions like 'stand your ground', which means to stick to your position or point of view when challenged by other people. Also, I would say 'stand a chance' rather than 'stand your chance'.


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