If I already mention “there is a chance”, can I still say in the same sentence “chances are”?
Now of course, there is a chance you will ignore the poster, but chances are (most of the time) you will wonder why the poster only has one letter on it.
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Yes, of course you may say both in the same sentence.
means there is a high probability something will happen, however, the outcome is not certain, therefore
there is a chance
it may not happen.
You can use the conjunction "but" for opposing outcomes, or "and" for joint outcomes.
There is a chance it will rain today, but chances are it will be sunny.
There is a chance it will rain today, and chances are it will be humid.