concern (v.) Old form(s): concernes
be important to, be the concern of
MM I.i.77[Escalus to Angelo] it concerns me / To look into the bottom of my place
MND I.i.126[Theseus to Demetrius and Egeus] I must ... confer with you / Of something nearly that concerns yourselves
Oth I.iii.22[First Senator to Duke, of Cyprus] it more concerns the Turk than Rhodes
TNK II.i.257[Palamon to Arcite] it concerns me [i.e. it matters to me]
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