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Use of “that” in a sentence

Which of the following is correct in British English?

1) There are 100 people going to the party, so I expect it will be a good night.

2) There are 100 people going to the party, so I expect that it will be a good night.

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Both are fine. English is wonderful like this.

There are 100 people going to the party, so I expect that it will be a good night.

There are 100 people going to the party, so I expect it will be a good night.

There are 100 people going to the party, so I expect a good night.

There are 100 people going, I expect it will be a good night.

100 people are going, I expect a good night.

100 party-goers! I expect a good night.

Party! I expect a good night.

Party! Party! PARTY!

Goodnight.

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Thanks for your answer. Is there a difference in formality between the two versions? –  gjb May 12 '11 at 13:05
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I can't really speak for British specific English, as I'm American. But, I can say that both of those are generally acceptable in these parts.

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