excite (one) about (something)

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excite (one) about (something)

To cause one to feel enthusiastic about something, especially in anticipation of participating in it. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "excite" and "about." Despite my best efforts, I still haven't been able to excite my students about trigonometry.
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excite someone about something

to stimulate someone about something. I thought our vacation stories would excite her about going, but they did not. She was excited about the trip to Moscow.
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One of the things that's exciting about the teaching fellow program is that it brings teachers into our teaching corps that have had careers outside of teaching as well,'' Young said.