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An example use of luck in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… i want an awful lot of luck to come into …”
Luck is a noun that means a favorable or fortunate event that happens without apparent cause.
the word luck occurs in english on average 32.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.