A fighting chance 成功的一線可能

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今日短語 

短語 「a fighting chance」 用來描述做某件事情的可能性。它暗示雖然成功的可能性很小,但值得一搏。只要付出巨大的努力,奮勇一搏,就有可能獲取成功。這個名詞短語通常與動詞 「have」 搭配使用,即 「have a fighting chance(有獲得成功的一線可能)」。

例句

You should have a fighting chance of winning if you save some energy for the end of the race!
如果你留些力氣到比賽最後,你就有可能獲勝!

People have been surprised by the newcomer’s boxing ability. If she can survive the first two rounds, she may be in with a fighting chance of winning.
大家對這位新手的拳擊能力感到驚訝。如果她能挺過前兩輪,她就可能有獲勝的機會。

I think I have a fighting chance of passing the interview if I can get past the application stage.
我覺得如果我能通過申請資料篩選的階段,我就有機會通過面試。