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  • welcome to English in a minute.

  • Shot put is an Olympic sport.

  • You throw a small but heavy metal ball as far as you can.

  • Long shot.

  • I bought a lottery ticket.

  • You know the chances of winning are very small.

  • I know very, very small.

  • What I mean is, you're not going to win.

  • I know it's a long shot, but the top prize is $35 million $35 million later.

  • Where you going to buy all the tickets?

  • A long shot is something that has little chance of succeeding.

  • You may not expect to succeed, but long shots can be worth trying.

  • People who follow horse racing use this expression a lot, and that's English in a minute.

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