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be all ears

to be ​waitingeagerly to ​hear about something: I'm all ​ears - ​tell us what they had to say.
(Definition of be all ears from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be all ears”
in Chinese (Simplified) 全神贯注地听, 洗耳恭听…
in Chinese (Traditional) 全神貫注地聽, 洗耳恭聽…
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