attentions Examples


    Examples of attentions in a Sentence

  • Examples of attention
    1. His need for medical attention was acute. ‎
    2. For example, a sign drawing attention to the antilitter norm is more influential in reducing littering when placed in a nonlittered setting than when it is placed in a prelittered setting (31).
    3. Associative memories were once given considerable attention.
    4. The attention-grabbing headline sent the crowd into a frenzy.
    5. Below average children need special attention from their teachers.
    6. The piano teacher's bored look betrayed he wasn't paying much attention to his pupil's boringly stereotype rendition of the brilliantly composed etudes
    7. Don't pay any attention to him. He talks a lot of bullshit.
    8. He caught my attention with irrelevant asides that didn’t quite make sense, but sounded very erudite if you didn’t think about it too much. In other words, I noticed that he was bullshitting. http://www.languagehat.com/archives/002815.php
  • 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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