Phrasal Verb: Call in

Call in

Meaning: Get someone to come and do a job

Example: We had to CALL IN a plumber because the sink was leaking and I had no idea how to fix it.


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Call in

Meaning: Stop and visit

Example: I CALLED IN on Jenny on my way home because she's not very well at the moment and I wanted to see if she needed anything.


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