第一句：I’m afraid that it's not going to work out.
A: I heard that you' ve just applied for the scholarship. How about the result?
B: I’m afraid that it's not going to work out.
A: Don't be so gloomy. I have confidence in it. I’m sure you can make it.
B: Thank you for your kind words.
第二句：Chances are slim.
A: What are your chances of getting into Harvard University?
B: Chances are slim.
I suppose I'll just have to put up with it.
It seems it s beyond hope now.