chance : 機会

〈C〉〈U〉『偶然』,偶然のでき事;運,めぐり合わせ / 〈U〉〈C〉(何かが起こる)『公算』,見込み,可能性(probability) / 〈C〉『好機』,機会(opportunity) / 〈C〉危険,冒険;かけ / 《『chance to』 do》〈人が〉偶然;する / 《『it chances』+『that』『節』》〈物事が〉偶然に起こる / …'を'運を天に任せてする / 偶然の,はずみの
Whereas schooling has a certain predictability, education quite often produces surprises. A chance conversation with stranger may lead a person to discover how little is known of other religions. People are engaged in education from infancy on.