The word Except is used to express hope or expectations, but it has many other usage. Let’s take a look together!
1-Expectation, look forward to
She ’s Later than I expected.
She is too late than I think
I know you we excented me earlier.
I know you think I will come early
I expectd the heroes to win, so I was surprised when moreSwon.
I exten you to text me if you ’ll be late.
I thought you would send a message to tell me if you were late
3- Used as negation, indicating accidents
I have some unexpected good news!
I have some unexpected good news to say!
In English, a girl says I ’m Expecting!, It is equivalent to" I’m pregnant! "This is a shortened statement. It turned out to
I ’M Expecting A Child! I have a baby to come!
5- Looking forward
It’s just not what I was explecting …
It’s just that this is not what I look forward to.
I exten you ’ll want to sit down now.
I guess you want to sit down now.
You ’ve Been on the Road all day. I exten you ’re very tired.
You are on the road all day, guess you are quite tired.
I exten you to be on time everyday.
I know you expect more from me. I know you have higher requirements for me.(This sentence is a very cold and serious criticism.)
Taking English notes every day, I hope I can speak fluent English earlier.