One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he grabbed the telephone and dialled 999’
telephone, phone, phone up, call, call up
place a call to, make a call to, give someone a call, get on the phone to, get someone on the phone
British ring, ring up, give someone a ring
informal buzz, give someone a buzz
British informal give someone a bell, give someone a tinkle, get on the blower to
North American informal get someone on the horn
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