Concentrate

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Definition

to concentrate on (sthg, doing sthg): to focus one's attention on, to apply oneself to, to focus on, to center on (sthg, doing sthg)
verb

Examples

  • "Enriqué : You were saying that Americans don't have difficulties concentrating."
  • "Americans have difficulties concentrating?"
  • "Horatio : Jones, I must concentrate!"
  • "Why doesn't the media concentrate on more positive things, that's my question."
  • "I can't concentrate on my work anyway."
  • "Hannah : Please try and concentrate, Edward!"
  • "Your television programs are interrupted by hundreds of commercials telling you what to buy and what to think, it's no surprise that you can't concentrate on anything longer than a beer commercial."
  • "This time, I'd like you to concentrate on being both sincere and professional."

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