Giving attention is an expression to give attention or show your affection to somebody. You give attention to someone when he/she looks sad, pale or wears nice thing or to react of a deliberation.
Example in dialogue:
Rina : Hi, Annisa.
Annisa : Hi.
Rina : You look sad. What’s wrong with you ?
Annisa : Yes, I’m sad. Because, my mother has just hospitalized now. I’m worrying her.
Rina : Oh.. I’m sad too. Wish your mother get well soon.
Annisa : Thank you.
The underline-typed sentence in the dialog is used to give attention.
The other expression to give attention to somebody like :
· What should I do to cheer you up?
· I really care about you.
· Don’t you worry. I’m with you.
· What’s wrong with you?
· Hope you will be fine.
· Are you OK?
· . Are you alright?
· Do you?
· Are you?
· Did he?
· Is that it?
· Nice dress