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    Default On or At a Telephone Number

    I have heard that it should be "on" but found that "at" is also very commonly used.....which one is correct? or both are acceptable?

    Eg:

    1) Please call me on 123-456-7890
    2) Please call me at 123-456-7890
    3) Please call me on this extension

    Thank you.

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    Default Re: On or At a Telephone Number

    In British English, 'on' is more common.

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    Default Re: On or At a Telephone Number

    In AmE, it's more common to say "call me at ----" If you're at work and have an extension number, you'd say, "Call me at 313-559-1640, extension 250."

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