EXPECTATION has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below
Examples and usage of EXPECTATION in a sentence
To better understand the meaning of EXPECTATION, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word EXPECTATION
"There was a dead hush of expectation"- The word/phrase 'expectation' was used by 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' in 'The complete sherlock holmes'.
"They're off! they're starting! was heard on all sides after the hush of expectation"- 'Leo Tolstoy' has used the expectation in the novel Anna karenina.
"It seemed as if an electric stream went through dorothea, thrilling her from despair into expectation"- To understand the meaning of expectation, please see the following usage by George Eliot in Middlemarch.
Usage of "EXPECTATION": Examples from famous English Poetry
"In princes court, and expectation vayne"
- This term expectation was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Prothalamion.
"Expectation too, be off!"
- This term expectation was used by Percy Bysshe Shelley in the Poem The invitation.
- This term expectation was used by Erbarm mich dich, O Herre Gott.By Heinrich Bach. Sequenced by David Cooke in the Poem Fear is the first cause of hesitation.