Re: [Czechlist] TERM: prozvonit
- On Friday, July 1, 2005, at 09:19 AM, Jirka Bolech wrote:
> is a specific verb used in English for the cell phone trick of as ifIt's "paging" in English, the same word we use when people use a
> someone only to let the phone ring for a little while to let the
> person on
> the receiving side see the caller's identification on the phone's
> and hang up to save on toll but giving a pre-agreed signal? It's
> in Czech...
beeper. The voicemail message will say, "If you would like to page
this person, please press..."
- Dear Jamie,
thanks for the reply. It's so logical, then. On the other hand, even if I
had thought of 'page' as the verb, I don't think I would have been able to
get the idea confirmed on the Web easily...