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    Answer the phone

    What are similiar expressions to this? "Get the call" or what else? I don't think "get a call" in this situation works.

    A :Dan! Answer the phone! I'm cooking.
    B : Ok, mom.

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    Re: Answer the phone

    'Get that, will you?' (Brusque and rude)

    'Answer that, please, darling.' (Polite)


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