Today’s English word of the day is: attentive. Keep reading to learn the meaning of ‘attentive’, hear the pronunciation, and read two examples of the vocabulary in use. With each English word of the day, I only focus on one definition. To see every meaning of the word, check out its entry in the Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries or in the Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary.
attentive: listening or watching carefully and with interest
American English Pronunciation: /əˈtentɪv/
😉: You’ve got an attentive crowd out there. They can’t wait to hear what you have to say.
😅: Hopefully I don’t disappoint them!
😃: The kids are certainly attentive, aren’t they? I had no idea they’d be so interested in a documentary!
🤓: This is David Attenborough! You’d have to be dead to be bored by him!
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Definition source: Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries.
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THURSDAY: slang, idiom, or phrasal verb
FRIDAY: academic, literary, or otherwise “big” vocabulary