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to give all your attention to the thing you are doing
to concentrate on something and pay particular attention to it
to pay attention to what someone tells you and do what they suggest
to direct your attention, thoughts etc towards someone or something
to listen to, watch, or consider something or someone very carefully
to pay attention to something
to start to give all your attention to a particular person or thing
to give all your attention to something
to pay attention to something because it is important or because it worries you
to start to pay attention
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
an afternoon full of crafts
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