- If we apply the usual dialect rules, then call is pronounced
"col" in South Africa,
"cal" or "carl" in the U.S.,
and "corl" in the U.K.
I don't think you will have much success in defining
a standard pronunciation as the acronym is too similar
to many common English words.
>Hello to everyone and best wishes for a fruitful new year.Cheers
>I would like to ask 'listers' a question only to clarify the issue of
>How do you pronounce -or have heard others pronouncing- CALL?
>/col/ or /cal/ or whatever? Is there a 'standard' way of pronouncing CALL?
>Should there be one?
>It might be useful to clear that out and be consistent throughout all
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