1.这两个词都是形容词。interesting表示某物（人）本身有趣，强调主动，在句子中可以作定语、表语，多用来修饰物。interested着重于被动意义，其主语一般是人。常做表语，后接介词in，一起构成be interested in…结构，意为“对……感兴趣”。
例如：I am very interested in the interesting story.
As the conversation went on,I found she was interesting to talk to. 随着谈话的继续，我发现她是一个很有趣的谈话对象。
You can …play games,swim,meet interesting people.
She’s an iterseting writer,and I interested in the subjects that she writes about.
2. be interested in sth（sb）
be interested in doing sth
be interested to do sth
I’m very interested in history.
I’m not interested in a romantic relationship.
I am not really interested in politics.
Alex is not interested in girls yet.
Now she’s a teenager, she’s starting to be interested in boys.
She’s interested in him for purely mercenary reasons.
He’s interested in witchcraft and the occult.
They were more interested in courtship and cars than in school
Or perhaps you are the only one who is interested in listening to the ballgame.
高考真题- 2015 北京 阅读B
We all want to be noticed, and to have someone to be interested in listening to us.
中考真题- 2015 衡阳 阅读B
He posted his offer on a social networking website, and received thousands of e-mails, including thirty from actual Elizabeth Gallaghers with the right passports, “More interesting, there are hundreds of Canadians who are interested in changing their name to Elizabeth Gallagher,” Axani said ．
高考真题- 2017 全国3卷 完形填空
But soon, Dick became more interested in playing games with others, so he began to cut classes.
中考真题- 2018 哈尔滨 阅读判断
Tom was interested in raising money for homeless children but he was not brave enough to talk to the strangers, so he kept quiet in his seat.
中考真题- 2019 天津 阅读B
Speaking of his journey, he says: “I have been deeply interested in the Silk Road since I was a child, but now I finally have a chance to experience it.”
中考真题- 2016 长春 阅读B
They want to make their customers interested in preserving their products and preventing things that still have value from going to the garbage dump.
六级真题- 2019年 6月 2卷 信息匹配
We would be interested to hear your views on this subject.
I’d be interested to meet her.
“How do you like your new neighbour ?”“She is interesting,but a bit disappointed in her own beatuty.”
He’s such a boring man!
She found her job very boring.
a boring job/book/evening
无聊的工作 / 书 / 夜晚
The children quickly got bored with staying indoors.
I am getting very bored with this entire business.
They got bored waiting for him and sloped off.
I’m bored. Let’s go home
After sixteen years of marriage they have grown bored with each other
But Fred was bored and desired to go home
I went out last night, but not for very long. I was bored to death.