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An Alphabetical list of English Prepositional Phrases using the word “By” – If you do not see the Phrase that you are looking for, please let me know in the comments below and I will be happy to add it for you at my earliest convenience.
(something was done/happened) By Chance – This is a prepositional adverb phrase which describes how something happened without it being planned. This phrase is usually used to describe something that is very good or at least surprising… “I was just standing there thinking about how I really wanted to see my friend Ben, but that I was really craving a cup of coffee and I was already running late, and completely *by chance*, my best friend Ben, drove up, asked me if I needed a ride but said that he had to stop at the coffee shop first!”
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