diff --git a/theories/tactics.v b/theories/tactics.v
index bd85e7fd603193dbe8c3dc419ccd2d005eb6a69d..4045a47e1bb78af132c09c114592162ad9f40b59 100644
--- a/theories/tactics.v
+++ b/theories/tactics.v
@@ -355,7 +355,7 @@ Ltac solve_proper_prepare :=
show up in the goal. To check that we actually have an equivalence relation
on functions, we try to eta expand [f], which will only succeed if [f] is
actually a function. *)
- let f' := constr:(λ x y, f x y) in
+ let f' := constr:(λ x, f x) in
(* Now forcefully introduce the first ∀ and other ∀s that show up in the
goal afterwards. *)
intros ?; intros