Usage examples for expected

  1. I never expected to put in here again." – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. " Tisn't to be expected – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  3. But not as he expected – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  4. I'd 'a' expected poor old Blutch to do as much for me. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst
  5. " Well, I've never expected much of life. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  6. Certainly not to be expected to look well, poor thing. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  7. It's more than I had expected – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  8. 6554. Is a man expected to do that when he is engaged to fish for you? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. She expected nothing, she wanted nothing. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  10. Why should it be expected of me? – 'Twixt Land & Sea by Joseph Conrad
  11. It was just one of the things he might have expected on a day like this. – A Damsel in Distress by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  12. When she saw Manlius stop she stopped too, as if she expected something. – A Christian But a Roman by Mór Jókai
  13. I never expected to see you." – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin
  14. I guess I've always expected to. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  15. I may be different from what you expected that is all. – The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli
  16. That was the way to take them; it was what they had least expected – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James
  17. I expected this, he said; I knew it would come. – The Birthright by Joseph Hocking
  18. There they expected to see her face; but when they got down and began to look around for her- she was gone. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  19. I rather expected y' would. – Other Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland
  20. It was just as he expected – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith