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    #1

    dodge calls

    If someone's been dodging my calls, does it mean that the person has not been answering ?

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    Re: dodge calls

    More specifically, that they know it is you who is calling and they are not answering.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    #3

    Re: dodge calls

    . . .or they have told the person answering to say that you're not there.

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    #4

    Re: dodge calls

    How should I interpret dodging in this context?

    Someone calls me on my cell phone and I let my phone ring since I won't take that call.
    Or,
    Someone calls me on my cell phone and I push the no button because I don't want to talk to that person.

    Which one?

    Thanks for your replies in advance.
    Last edited by euncu; 25-Jan-2011 at 18:46.

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    Re: dodge calls

    Either one. If you know that person is calling and you choose not to talk to him/her, you are dodging the call.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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