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Physical PresencePlay
The word 'attend' implies actually being in the location of the event or activity. SlideHe will attend the party at Susan's house.
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Commitment ExpectedPlay
'Attend' often suggests you have agreed to be present and participate. SlideMaria agreed to attend the weekly team meetings.
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Formal OccasionsPlay
'Attend' is frequently used for formal or organized events such as ceremonies. SlideMany people attended the award ceremony downtown.