One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Telephone someone.‘tell him to give me a bell at the garage’
phone, call, get someone on the phone, get on the phone to, get, reach, dial, make a call to, place a call toView synonyms
- ‘‘Well if you ever want someone to play keyboards give us a bell,’ he said.’
- ‘So Mums and Dads, Grannies and Granddads give us a bell and let us know who is about and we wont leave anyone out.’
- ‘If you want the address of a chiropractor, give me a bell.’
- ‘I'm just giving you a bell to see if you've got anything or not.’
- ‘So I bought a couple of beers on my way into Newtown, I gave Sandy a bell to see what was up, as I thought being woken up with a beer would be nice.’
- ‘Just give him a bell and get him over, tell him I thought it was important, ok?’
- ‘He gave us a bell this afternoon to raise a few problems.’
- ‘I gave her a bell there and she seems rather too calm.’
- ‘For more info, give Julia Glass a bell on 045 403396.’
- ‘A person with an interest in the shopping centre project at the time gave us a bell to tell us his memory of the background to the matter of the bridge.’
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