關於a second chance的文法問題
在He give her a second chance.這句話裡
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- prisoner26535Lv 78 年前最佳解答
Of course, you may.
The second chance offer is as popular as the first one.
A second chance is always welcome.
He gives her a third chance to finish the assignment by herself.
She turned down the forth chance he gave her.
The dog was given a fifth chance to jump over the lazy fox.
The fox rejected the sixth chance to have more food.
How many chances do you need to become an American princess?
2012-07-13 21:56:52 補充：
In many occasions, a "second" chance is just a figure of speech meaning "one more chance", even if it is the 3rd, 4th, ...
2012-07-13 21:57:40 補充：
I do need more chances - my lotto just hit another turtle.
2012-07-13 22:34:02 補充：
I think I need to use some slangs to show off my TW. Otherwise, how did I know you are the melon dude?
- LouisLv 78 年前
如果寫作He gave her a second chance.
He gave her the second chance.
a = any one
the = that one
- 匿名使用者8 年前
- DaSaGwaLv 78 年前
of course, but it means differently.
"the second chance" might mean: the one and only one "second" chance
"a second chance" might mean there will be a third, fourth ... in the future.
2012-07-13 21:48:44 補充：
THE American princess doesn't need THE second chance.
2012-07-13 22:25:01 補充：
Is "hit another turtle" really used by American? I thought, using "turtle" is only for Taiwanese.