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give sb a call

This page is about the collocation give sb a call

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to telephone somebody

For example

  • I'll give you a call later in the week.

  • If you feel like a chat, just give me a call.

Note:
Also "give sb a ring" (mostly British English)

Quick Quiz

If you've given someone a call, you've

a. answered your phone

b. called their number

c. called their name

Contributor: Matt Errey