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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “expect”

expect

verb (THINK)
    /ɪkˈspekt/
[T] to think or believe something will happen , or someone will arrive
預料,預計;期待
We are expecting a lot of applicants for the job .
我們預計會有很多人來應徵這份工作。
[+ (that)] I expect (that) you'll find it somewhere in your bedroom .
我想你會在你的臥室找到它。
I expect (that) he'd have left anyway .
我想無論怎麼說他都已經離開了
[+ to infinitive] He didn't expect to see me.
他沒有預料到會遇見我。
The financial performance of the business is fully expected (= almost certain ) to improve .
公司的財務狀況確定會大有改觀。
We were half expecting you not to come back.
我們原本一直以為你不會回來了。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(only) to be expected normal and what usually happens
在預料之中;並不意外
All parents of small children get tired . It's to be expected.
所有照顧幼兒的父母都會非常累,這是可以預見的。
Habitual and customary
(Definition of expect verb (THINK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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