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An example use of chance in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… you should take the chance to stock up …”
the word chance occurs in english on average 158.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.