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    Smile you didn't meet someone else's expectations

    Have you ever gotten in trouble because you didn't meet someone else's expectations?



    I suspect that the underlined part can be replaced with "measure/live up to someone else's expectations" without making a change semantically. Your comment? Thanks.

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    Default Re: you didn't meet someone else's expectations

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    Have you ever gotten in trouble because you didn't meet someone else's expectations?



    I suspect that the underlined part can be replaced with "measure/live up to someone else's expectations" without making a change semantically. Your comment? Thanks.
    "live up to" and "measure up to" certainly fits as a direct replacement for "meet".

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    Default Re: you didn't meet someone else's expectations

    I'm not really sure about it but I think you could use match as well.
    You didn't match someone else's expectations

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