How to use Expects in a sentence
At these parties his feelings were like those of a conjuror who always expects his trick to be found out at any moment.
And he expects me not to be afraid.
Because not everything happens as one expects or with the smoothness of a parade.
Our author, like Paul, expects the hearers of the word to be "a kind of first-fruits to God of his creation."
Hotspur expects to bolster morale with a comic reminder of Hal's deficiencies.Advertisement
Your father expects it.
The school expects its senior prefects to take an active role in the day-to-day running of the school.
She expects to be kept informed of what passes between him and the foreign ministers, before important decisions are taken, based upon that intercourse; to receive the foreign despatches in good time, and to have the drafts for her approval sent her in sufficient time to make herself acquainted with their contents before they must be sent off.
In view of the connexion, the poem is interpreted as expressing Lamech's exultation at the advantage he expects to derive from Tubal-Cain's new inventions; the worker in bronze will forge for him new and formidable weapons, so that he will be able to take signal vengeance for the least injury.
A great dislike is shown generally to a written contract binding the parties to a fixed date; and, as a rule, on breaking it the Persian always appeals for and expects delay and indefinite days of grace.Advertisement
The bonanza farmer expects one machine to cut at least 250 acres, and three men are required for each of them.
Among the vessels expects off Scotland, probably in March 2000, will be the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Dwight D Eisenhower.
The company expects to spend $ 32bn on the one-time payout and $ 30bn on the stock buyback.
He no more expects to be famous for thinking than for smoking cigars.
Prechter has said that he expects that the crash in stock markets will be accompanied by a period of global economic deflation.Advertisement
The Board expects its entire staff to promote race equality in carrying out their duties.
Steve Burns expects Combe to remain a hotbed of FF1600 action under the CCRC regime.
These guys had accomplished all that the multicultural society expects to be accomplished by the children of first-generation immigrants.
The Department expects that PhD students will submit within four years from their date of registration (taking intermissions into account ).
Sadly one almost expects waterways to have assorted junk in them and Salmon's Brook is no exception.Advertisement
Anyone who expects a source of power from the transformation of these atoms is talking moonshine.
This kind of activity could provide a starting point for the development of the much richer ontology that the Hypermedata approach expects.
It is also clear that he expects payback from the faith he shows in his young charges.
In the long term the Government expects up to 5% of the teaching profession to have gone through the fast track.
Oh, and not every bloke expects or wants a quickie on a first date despite what others might suggest.Advertisement
These bad dreams are behind the latest reshuffle, which clearly defines the order of battle Microsoft expects over the next few years.
For he expects that the question which court was first seised will be decided, for English purposes, on that occasion.
Anyone who expects an unequivocal statement that the UFOs are interplanetary spacecraft is surely being a little naive, to say the least.
Yahoo alone expects to receive 600 civil subpoenas this year -- a 50 percent jump from 2002.
The latest poll also found nearly one in five respondents expects turnover to grow by more than 15% .Advertisement
The company is currently unprofitable and expects to turn over £ 48m this year, but the price aims to reflect its future prospects.
Here in Dr. Bell's laboratory, or in the fields on the shore of the great Bras d'Or, I have spent many delightful hours listening to what he had to tell me about his experiments, and helping him fly kites by means of which he expects to discover the laws that shall govern the future air-ship.
Here is a hogshead of molasses or of brandy directed to John Smith, Cuttingsville, Vermont, some trader among the Green Mountains, who imports for the farmers near his clearing, and now perchance stands over his bulkhead and thinks of the last arrivals on the coast, how they may affect the price for him, telling his customers this moment, as he has told them twenty times before this morning, that he expects some by the next train of prime quality.
The python script by default expects your data to be stored in a certain form.
After reaching from office male partner expects his wife fresh and sexy who is heavily tired of hardship.Advertisement
The latest poll also found nearly one in five respondents expects turnover to grow by more than 15 %.
But the ordinary digger neither hopes nor expects to unearth such treasures as these.
The untutored reader expects to find fearless John taking on the mighty.
You most likely won't want to send red roses to a friend, and you wouldn't want to send just anything to the person you love when she expects you to know her favorites.
The number one factor to keep in mind when comparing snow blowers is the amount of snow your region expects each winter.Advertisement
The reader expects to be on the edge of the seat for most of the book.
Within the next fifteen years the country expects to substitute biodiesel for at least twenty percent of its conventional diesel.
The Energy Information Administration expects the use of renewable energy to increase over the next several decades.
No one expects newbie shutterbugs to lug around thick photo manuals while they're out in the field.
Everyone expects wedding cakes to be white, but heart cakes done in soft pink, off-white, ivory, or fire-engine red are especially memorable and look great in photographs.Advertisement
What does it say about a country that has spent decades to fight for equal rights for women, only to require its newscasters to live up to the model-thin images that it expects from its entertainers?
This is due to the fact that the government expects parents to make a reasonable contribution to your education.
Remember, training your dog is not unlike training your child to behave in a way society expects.
No one expects you to come in wearing a tailored designer suit, but you should show you understand what real style is.
No one expects seniors to get everything for free.Advertisement
There are a few basic tips to sitting in your chair that will keep you from developing that slumped look everyone expects from avid game players.
For the price this Chardonnay has more complexity than one expects.
The appraiser should be able to let you know how long he expects the appraisal to take.
The child soon expects this response and repeats it for fun, playing with his mother.
The CDC expects that widespread childhood vaccination against chickenpox will further reduce the incidence of the virus in the general population.
The CDC expects the overall incidence of hepatitis B in the American population to fall throughout the early 2000s as a result of mass childhood vaccination.
There are free homeschool resources available to help you know if annual testing is required or if you live in a state that expects testing done around the end of the school year for certain grades.
The borrower expects interest rates to remain stable or drop in the foreseeable future.
In addition, homeowners may wish to speak to family members regarding their decision to use this type of mortgage, especially if another member of the family expects to inherit the home.
It has worked because now nobody expects me to talk about them.
You're only going to be pregnant for nine months and no one expects you to buy a life-time supply of outfits you won't be wearing very long.
The committee is anticipating another successful year and expects a sell-out crowd.
There are endless formats to use and it all depends on what the specific foundation expects.
It's not a good choice if your partner expects you to spend three months' salary.
So if you want to surprise your loved one with a marriage proposal when she least expects it, a holiday is probably not the best time.
Kiss him passionately when he least expects it, and then challenge him to give you an even steamier kiss.
He has very high standards for himself and expects his mate to be the same way.
He expects the same from you and can get quite possessive if he suspects you aren't being entirely honest with him.
This means she has very low expectations of others and often expects the worst because it's just easier that way.
Make no mistake; when he marries, he expects it to be for a lifetime.
It may feel as though you're on a stage and that you must perform as your adoring pubic expects you to behave.
He expects others to behave honorably and would never dream of creating a social faux pas.
He teaches them good manners and social mores, and he expects them to be just as well-behaved in private as they are in public.
The last thing Scorpio expects or wants from his mate is self-doubt.
Entertainment in the home is a sheer joy for Taurus, and he expects his wife and children to feel the same way.
He expects to be treated as well as he gives, and the more you give, the more you'll receive in gratitude.
Parents can go over the instructions given for the project with the students to make sure the topic they are interested in exploring is a good fit for what the teacher expects.
This probably won't be an issue if you're creating a website for 20-30 of your family members, but it can be a major concern if you're planning a project that expects thousands of visitors per day.
While it's not dangerous to eat cereal that is past the expiration date if it's been stored correctly, it might not have the fresh taste your family expects.
Although cereal will last for several months beyond the expiration date when stored in unopened boxes, cereal that is past the expiration date may not have the fresh taste your family expects.
Because their watch category is constantly growing, changing and evolving, West expects more watches to be released in the company's future.
The watch is not yet on the market, but Mr. Golovlev expects it to be soon.
However, it's important to remember that no one expects you to know the difference between the Locust Pose and the Camel Pose on your first day!
John Gould, director of the consulting firm TowerGroup expects tens of millions of blink-type cards to be in use by the end of 2006.
The writer who expects to succeed must carefully scope out the competition, learn as much as about the business as possible, and learn to properly market the end product -- the romance novel -- in order to succeed.
If an employee expects a custom letter of recommendation, he may be disappointed if he receives a form letter with your signature on it.
The conventional plan expects its members to show up at one of its thousands of meetings located around the globe.
When you receive benefits, the State expects constant feedback in order to remain eligible.
Aetna expects dentists or their staff to complete the insurance claim forms.
He expects a lot from his assistants, but appears to reward them generously with promotions as well as giving them a truly exciting lifestyle to enjoy.
These are words of wisdom that he expects his employees to follow if they hope to be successful.
All that changes the night Johnny is involved in a car wreck, winding up in a coma that no one expects him to ever awaken from.
No one expects you to spend a lot of time justifying the science.
There are battles with the senate, battles in space, battles to retake the planet, and of course, a climatic battle in which Lucas expects the viewer to be able to divide their attention between four on-going conflicts simultaneously.
Rarely, though, do his plans run as smoothly as he expects and a certain new passenger on board promises to deliver the crew a whole new set of problems.
The final result must be close enough to what the viewer expects to be immediately accepted, but unique enough to the mood and focus of the story to help create or reinforce its mythology.
These new fabrics will help the troops maintain that sharp, crisp look the world expects from the United States Army.
Men get ideas when their wives are at home trying to be everything a man expects of them.
It.s my fault Toby was wandering around without someone watching him, but really, Kris, who assigns a woman an Immortal kid that.s not even her own and expects her to know what to do with it?
Every moment one expects to find Descartes saying with Hobbes that man's thought has created God, or with Spinoza and Malebranche that it is God who really thinks in the apparent thought of man.
The philosopher in Abelard's Dialogus inter Judaeum Philosophum et Christianum expects to be saved ex sola lege naturali; here " law of nature " is fully equivalent to Natural Religion, and the word sola sets it in contrast with Christianity.
One naturally expects to find, and one does find, that this moral sunshine is associated with good temper.
Having learned from experiment and argument that a stone falls downwards, a man indubitably believes this and always expects the law that he has learned to be fulfilled.
As long as I'm doing what he expects me to do, he'll have doubt.