Keen

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Definition

(I am) keen to (improve my English!): (I am) motivated, eager (to improve my English!)
adjective
I'm not too keen on going to this party, I don't know anybody who's going and I am tired.

I'm not too keen (on the idea)!: I'm not too enthusiastic, sure, happy (about the idea)!
idiom

to be keen on (animals): to have a passion for, to be interested in (animals)
idiom

Examples

  • "I have recently reviewed all of Luke's files, and I am now keen to meet face-to-face with all of my key customers."
  • "Susie : Look, we haven't agreed to anything yet and I'm not too keen on telephone negotiations."
  • "We're not keen on sharing our name with someone else."
  • "Gosh, you're keen."
  • "He's keen to get home."

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