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    Question how to use hope as a verb

    I seldom see a verb "hope" be used in form of "to hope"

    What kind of verb is it?

    Please correct my English if I have made a mistake.

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    Default Re: how to use hope as a verb

    Quote Originally Posted by Suthipong View Post
    I seldom see a verb "hope" be used in form of "to hope". REALLY?!

    What kind of verb is it?

    Please correct my English if I have made a mistake.
    I hope you have a nice day.
    I hope I win the lottery.
    He hopes to own a Ferrari one day.
    They hope to go on holiday to Florida.
    She hopes that she will get a new job soon.
    It's difficult to hope for something when it's unlikely to happen.
    It's easy to hope for something nice.
    I think he's likely to hope for an A, but he'll probably get a B.

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