“As it is written: ‘There is none righteous, no, not one;
Month: December 2012
It’s Called a Phone…
So, in Canada when someone picks up a phone, dials a number, and uses the phone to communicate with someone else, the action is referred to as “phoning.” If I needed to contact someone with my phone, I would phone him.
But in the United States, we refer to the same action as “calling.” If I need to contact someone with my phone, I would call him.