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On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 11:34 PM, <deinx nxtxr> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:


> There is still a big difference because "look" and "listen" specifically
> involve a focus of attention on a sight or sound.  Maybe there could be a
> word simply for the act of mental focus that covers all of these without
> linking it to particular sense.
>

I know there's a difference, but don't understand why it's important
to express that difference. Is there ever really a need to distinguish
between concentrated looking versus passive seeing?

-- 
Jens Wilkinson
Neo Patwa (patwa.pbwiki.com)