(v.) = be interested in ; interest ; catch + Posesivo + fancy. Ex: Then something compelled her to blurt out: 'Are you interested in the job?' 'We haven't frightened you off, have we?' ejaculated another, with a nervous laugh. Ex: The book 'Dors' by Diana Dors will undoubtedly interest her fans. Ex: At nightfall, drop anchor at any place that catch your fancy and the lullaby of the gentle waves put you to sleep. ---- * interesarse = mark + interest ; work up + an interest. * interesarse apasionadamente por + Nombre = be bitten by the + Adjetivo + bug. * interesarse en/por = interest in. * interesarse por = be concerned with ; take + interest in ; pursue + interest ; ask after ; care (about/for). * interesarse por Algo superficialmente = dabble in. * interesarse por el tema = enter + the field. * no interesar = can't/couldn't be bothered. * porque + Pronombre + interesar = out of interest. * ser lo que a Uno le interesa = be (right) up + Posesivo + alley ; be + Posesivo + cup of tea. (v.) = mark + interest ; work up + an interest. Ex: At the 2nd London Book Fair, attendance was down from 508 in 1982 to 497 in 1983 and some major publishers were absent although overseas interest was marked. Ex: It was at this time that John Hall, together with other public-spirited citizens of that community, worked up an interest in the matter, the proceeds of which were to be used in the construction of a railroad.