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Telephoning


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call back
telephone sb for the second time, or ring sb who rang you earlier
put me through
connect a telephone caller to the person they want to speak to
cut off
stopped from continuing the phone conversation because the connection broke
listening in
secretly listening to a conversation
put the phone down
put the part of the phone that you speak back into its usual position
phone around
phone several people, often in order to find out information
get back to
talk to sb, usually to give them information that you were not able to give them before
ring back
telephone sb who rang you earlier
phoning up
telephoning
dial out
use a telephone to call sb not in the same building
get through
manage to talk to sb on the telephone
put sb on
give sb the telephone so that they can speak to the person who is on it
hang up
end a phone call by replacing the part of the phone that you are speaking into, usually suddenly
ring off
end a phone call by replacing the part of the phone that you are speaking into
ring in
telephone sb at your place of work to explain why you are not there