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call attention to

This page is about the collocation call attention to

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to make someone notice or consider someone or something

For example

  • Should we call attention to the problem, or just forget about it?

  • The protesters are calling attention to the issue of homelessness.

Note:
Related collocations include "draw attention to" and "bring attention to"

Quick Quiz

You can call attention to an important issue by

a. noticing it

b. ignoring it

c. publicizing it

Contributor: Matt Errey