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attention Examples

EN[əˈtɛn.ʃən]
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    Examples of attention in a Sentence

  • Examples of attention
    1. Mr. Doyle, an only son, grew up with the undivided attention of affectionate parents and two doting sisters.
    2. She's such an attention seeker she'd turn up to the opening of an envelope!
    3. When a male patas observes a predator approaching its group, he performs a noisy display, shaking the branches and overtly calling attention to himself.
    4. With strings, accordion, flute and lots of tambourine, it pays particular attention to the pizzica, a galloping six-beat dance related to the tarantella and long used as a faith-healing cure for spider bites.
    5. Jealousy is simply another way of demanding one's place in the sun – or under the domestic spotlight – a place in the center of the stage, as an exclusive object of consideration and attention.
    6. She only dresses like that because she thinks she is getting the boys' attention; she doesn’t even like the clothes. She’s such a poseur.
    7. I do not intend to draw attention to my heroic military service; Instead, I will focus on the economy.
    8. Is he really the next big thing, or is all the media attention just a bunch of razzmatazz?
  • Examples of attentions
    1. delicate behaviour; delicate attentions; delicate thoughtfulness
    2. He was just as polite in his attentions as if the unplaned seat had been a carved chair of graceful shape and pattern.
    3. ... it left, however, a bee at his ear and an itch to transfer the buzzer's attentions and tease his darling; for she had betrayed herself as right good game.
    4. At an early point in these exchanges I had started to sidle to the door, and I now sidled through it, rather like a diffident crab on some sandy beach trying to avoid the attentions of a child with a spade.
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  1. fr attention
  2. fr attentions
  3. en attentions
  4. fr attentionné
  5. en attentional
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