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Which one is correct? Is there any difference at all?

Today, you have a lot more chance to get yourself a girlfriend than at any other time of the year.

OR

Today, you have a lot more chance to get yourself a girlfriend than at any other time during/throughout the year.

  • There is functionally no difference between the two. – Robusto Dec 29 '16 at 1:14
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The phrases in your example

any other time of the year
any other time during the year
any other time throughout the year

are all equivalent, meaning other times than the present in a typical year. A possible subtlety is since you are using the idiomatic phrase

(this) time of the year

people may immediately think of the holiday season, not just that it's an arbitrary date during the year, this may be due to the Andy Williams Christmas anthem

It's the Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

In your example you might want to rephrase

you have a lot more chance

to

You have a better chance to get a girlfriend than any other time of the year.

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