Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Phone"

The meaning of "Phone" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does How many phone call did you make yesterday? mean?
A: the number of times you had a were on the phone with a person yesterday
(yesterday is the day before today, if you didn't know)
Q: What does back to back phone interviews mean?
A: You have two or more interviews by phone immediately after each other.
Q: What does let me get the phone mean?
A: Let me answer the phone.
Q: What does When she is talking on the phone, 'You're breaking up' mean?
A: It is for when you are on the phone and the quality of the phone call is not good. You can only hear part of the sentence.
Q: What does phone tree mean?
A: It depends on the context. It's either a menu system set on a phone, so you call and get a list of automated options to navigate.
Or it's a way to contact a large group of people; so I would call someone and then the person I call calls another person and on down the line.

Example sentences using "Phone"

Q: Please show me example sentences with hang up the phone .
A: I immediately hung up the phone after realising the caller was a salesman.
Q: Please show me example sentences with mobile phone vs cell phone.
A: @Hyees No. The plural of transportation is transportation.
Q: Please show me example sentences with hang up the phone.
A: "We're done talking! I'm hanging up now."

"When I'm done talking, I hang up the phone."

"Don't hang up on me! I'm not done talking."
Q: Please show me example sentences with to get phone number uk girl?.
Q: Please show me example sentences with make a phone call.
A: Could you make a phone call to my office?

Synonyms of "Phone" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between ' i am looking through my phone ' and ' i am playing with my phone ' ?
A: "Looking through" means causally scrolling through texts or media or social networks or news or websites.
"Playing with" means you are playing a game.
Q: What is the difference between A : I’ve seen you unlock your phone many times. and B : I’ve seen a lot of you unlock your phone. ?
A: normally don't say a lot of you. we would a lot of you guys. they are similar is that you are addressing many people at once
Q: What is the difference between would you mind me using your phone real quick? and would you mind if i use your phone real quick? ?
A: When using if it makes it a more formal question.
Q: What is the difference between "hang up the phone / hang up" and "get off the phone" and "ring off" ?
A: You could try and be more formal, perhaps.

Boss: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Me: I'm very sorry, Boss but I have an appointment in 1 hour so I will have to end the call. I hope we can talk about this later.
Q: What is the difference between on the phone and over the phone ?
A: The difference is very small.

"Sara told me over the phone that Yuki is pregnant."

"I was on the phone with Sara when she told me Yuki is pregnant."

On = using the phone at the time

Over = someone tells you something while you are using the phone

Translations of "Phone"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? phone
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How to say the phone call with video that people can see each other? What is the correct word? thanks!
A: A generic term is "video call", or "video conference" if multiple people will be on a business video conference call.

Casually, usually the platform name is used: Skype, FaceTime, etc.

"Let's Skype later."

"Are you available to FaceTime?"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? if my phone number has"66", how I can tell people about my cell phone number?
A: "six six" or "sixty-six"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? はじめまして ( on the phone )
A: casually it would be hi, or hello. (think moshi moshi)

for phone calls I would recommend keeping it simple. however, to my understanding hajimemashite translates to, how do you do. or how are you.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? I forget to take my mobile phone or I forget taking my mobile phone? Which sentence is correct?
A: It depends on context. If you did not remember to take your phone then you would say: I "forgot" to take my mobile phone
Otherwise I would say: I forget to take my mobile phone. Maybe for example you would say "I always forget to take my mobile phone"
If you say "I forget taking my mobile phone" it could mean you took your phone but you do not remember taking it.

Hope that helps/makes sense

Other questions about "Phone"

Q: When you stare your phone screen you likely bend your neck about 45 degrees and keep the posture. It can cause a problem with your neck bone. Does this sound natural?
A: ほとんど正解でした。いろんな良い言い方があります。たとえば、"When you stare at your phone you likely bend your neck about 45 degrees and keep your head in that position for extended periods of time. This can cause problems with the vertebrae in your neck." 「extended periods of time」とは「長期間」です。
Q: "I use my phone for my personal reasons too like watching a video on Youtube, taking a note for English vocabulary, and keep in touch with my family and friends." Does this sound natural?
A: "I use my phone for personal reasons too[,] like watching a video on Youtube, taking a note for English vocabulary, and keep[ing] in touch with my family and friends."

You may say "personal reasons" without the preceding "my", because it is clear that you are referring to your own reasons already.

Change "keep" to "keeping" and it will agree with the tense of the other verbs.
Q: "I usually keep my phone to silent so that I don't get bothered to do something at hand." Does this sound natural?
A: "I usually keep my phone *on* silent so that I don't get bothered to do something *else* at hand."
Q: I prefer talking on the phone rather than sending email. Does this sound natural?
A: I prefer talking on the phone rather than sending an email.
Q: I lost my phone. It's black and Samsung Galaxy S10. It's in a clear case and it has a cat's finger holder on back side. Does this sound natural?
A: I lost my phone.
It's a black Samsung Galaxy S10.
It's in a clear case, and it has a cat-shaped ring holder on the back.

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