call a name

This page is about the collocation call a name

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to say somebody's name loudly

For example

  • When I call your name, put up your hand.

  • If your name wasn't called, it means you can go now.

Quick Quiz

Take this list, and when you call their names use

a. a loud voice

b. a smartphone

c. nice names only

Contributor: Matt Errey