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Could you tell me if it's correct and natural to say what chance do you give to... meaning what do you think is the chance of something happening? For example:
Person A: What chance do you give to the pandemic being over by the summer?
Person B: I give it a 100 percent chance.
If that is not the most natural way to ask that, what is most natural then?
asked Jan 4, 2021 at 15:58
Dmytro O'HopeDmytro O'Hope
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'to' or 'for' would be fine. Either doesn't read as odd to me.
How likely is it that the pandemic is over by summer?
What are the chances for the pandemic being over by the summer?
as options, but not "better". Chance vs chances ... I think both can be used provided verb agreement is handled.
I like your wording a little better than any of mine.
answered Jan 4, 2021 at 17:44
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