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    great expectation ... you

    Dear Friends,

    What is the correct preposition in the following:

    I have a great expectation from/of/? you.

    Meaning: I expect you to ...

    Thank you very much.

    Palinkasocsi

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    Re: great expectation ... you

    Quote Originally Posted by palinkasocsi View Post
    Dear Friends,

    What is the correct preposition in the following:

    I have a great expectation from/of/? you.

    Meaning: I expect you to ...

    Thank you very much.

    Palinkasocsi
    You need "of", but please note that we normally say "I have great expectations of someone/something"

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