August 30, 2016 =========
☆ attention 注目
Attention is your focus or concentration on something. Today’s word is a noun, but it is often used with verbs such as crave, cry, hate, give or pay, so let’s look at how it is used with those verbs.
Crave attention – someone who craves attention wants everyone’s focus and concentration just on them.
Cry for attention – someone who cries for attention will do something (such as crying) to get another person’s focus on them. Children often cry for attention when they think their parent is ignoring them.
Hate attention – someone who hates attention does not like to stand out or have people focus on them.
Give/Pay attention – if you give something or someone your attention you look at it/them or think about it/them carefully.