He was going to call the doctor.
Call me if there's any change.
Do you want me to call Len?
If you need anything, be sure to call me.
Then I will drag it out of the bushes and call mamma to come and see it.
"I could call a taxi," she said.
My whole name is Zebediah; but folks just call me 'Zeb.'
I'll call an ambulance.
I suppose you could call it that.
As soon as she retrieved her purse and clothes, she could call Connie to come get her.
Lisa had time between when Howard left and Giddon arrived to call the police, but she didn't.
"We call it policy," said Alexander.
"You can call your parents from the house," he said.
Is it all right if I call Lisa now and then to see how she's doing?
I'll call him and see if I can get him to see the doctor.
Beside, clothes introduced sewing, a kind of work which you may call endless; a woman's dress, at least, is never done.
"And is that what you call justice?" asked the shah.
Call the next one!
"Call him to me," said Kutuzov.
Would you be proud to call him a friend?
He had invited Miss Sullivan and me to call on him one Sunday afternoon.
I'll call, I'll call to kiss your hand.
The French who had occupied the battery fled, and our troops shouting "Hurrah!" pursued them so far beyond the battery that it was difficult to call them back.
They imagined it to be a call to arms.
Did you call my accountant?
Her hand hung over the phone a minute as she fought with the urge to call Howard.
His name was Francis, and because of his goodness, all men now call him St. Francis.
Many great men were glad to call him their friend, and even kings asked his advice and were amused by his fables.
The greater part of what my neighbors call good I believe in my soul to be bad, and if I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.
And like a practical Petersburg lady who knows how to make the most of time, Anna Mikhaylovna sent someone to call her son, and went into the anteroom with him.
You know you let me call you so?
They call me 'little falcon' in the regiment.
She has to talk to father about it and she will call back later this morning to let me know when she will be here.
Later she remembered that Alex had asked her to call him if there was any change.
"Don't call him bad!" said Natasha.
So why should we listen to what they call normal?
It wasn't the first time she had gone to bed while he was out on a call, but it was the first time she had done so away from home.
The line was silent for so long that she checked her phone to see if the call had been dropped.
Katie would call it controlling.
He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.
What do you call it?
Linda gets the idea to call Facebook and see if she can advertise to people who change their status to "In a relationship."
Every phone call you make.
To the conservatives, call it a tax rebate; to the liberals, an entitlement.
We call these rights "human rights" because they apply to every single person on the planet by virtue of simply being alive.
I should like to call her Lioness, for your dog.
Mr. Wilson came to call on us one Thursday.
Well, go on," he continued, returning to his hobby; "tell me how the Germans have taught you to fight Bonaparte by this new science you call 'strategy.'"
Keep calm, I will call again tomorrow, said Metivier; and putting his fingers to his lips he hastened away.
"Shall I call up our men from beyond the hill?" he called out.
Why don't you call your parents?
Order after order was issued by the French commanders that day forbidding the men to disperse about the town, sternly forbidding any violence to the inhabitants or any looting, and announcing a roll call for that very evening.
He said you tried to call him.
Why were you trying to call him?
Of course, she could call Connie, but Yancey's conversation on the phone was fresh in her memory.
Still, if that were the case, she need not have brought up the telephone call at the table.
The local folks call this spot the writing on the rock.
Connie gave me this number to call you.
Apparently his mood had been inspired by the telephone call she made to Connie a few nights ago.
Why didn't Howard call for help?
If she could get to her telephone, she could call someone for help.
"Young dragons, of course; but we are not allowed to call ourselves real dragons until we get our full growth," was the reply.
"Let us call the neighbors together and have a grand wolf hunt to- morrow," said Putnam.
He rang the little bell which was used to call the page, but no page answered.
The arrival of these texts—as well as Byzantium's own architecture, science, and art—triggered a sensory and intellectual explosion, which became the cultural movement we now call the Renaissance.
Some chunks of your DNA do nothing useful (that we know of yet), but other chunks we call genes.
What we call "heart disease" will become hundreds of individual conditions each with its own cause and, hopefully, cure.
If I get my credit card bill and call up and dispute a charge, the benefit of the doubt is given to me, that I am telling the truth.
Where I come from the term is "thievery," but believe it or not, they don't call it that.
I enjoy those freedoms much like an interest payment or dividend, and I call it "my right" to free speech.
Often when I discuss this idea with people, they bring up an objection I have come to call The Spoiled Rich Kid Problem.
The ultimate goal, I submit, is not to optimize just meter by meter but what I call "grape by grape," down to each individual piece of flora and fauna.
I propose that peace will be maintained in the future by something I will call Mutually Assured Poverty, or MAP.
They may not bump into them very often in what we call "everyday life" but do know them well enough to friend them.
This book is a call to action, not complacency.
It happens too often that your trumpet call is unheeded.
Curiously enough, it never occurred to me to call Greek patronymics "queer."
The tongue is so serviceable a member (taking all sorts of shapes, just as is wanted),--the teeth, the lips, the roof of the mouth, all ready to help, and so heap up the sound of the voice into the solid bits which we call consonants, and make room for the curiously shaped breathings which we call vowels!
But, in spite of all their wild efforts, neither side was scored, and we all laughed and said, "Oh, well now the pot can't call the kettle black!"...
She has practised no single constructive craft which would call for the use of her hands.
For Miss Keller to spell a sentence in the manual alphabet impresses it on her mind just as we learn a thing from having heard it many times and can call back the memory of its sound.
I told her that she could call the egg the cradle of life.
New experiences and events call forth new ideas and stir men to ask questions unthought of before, and seek a definite answer in the depths of human knowledge.
Near at hand, upon the topmost spray of a birch, sings the brown thrasher--or red mavis, as some love to call him--all the morning, glad of your society, that would find out another farmer's field if yours were not here.
"The earth," he adds elsewhere, "especially if fresh, has a certain magnetism in it, by which it attracts the salt, power, or virtue (call it either) which gives it life, and is the logic of all the labor and stir we keep about it, to sustain us; all dungings and other sordid temperings being but the vicars succedaneous to this improvement."
Besides, there was a still more terrible standing invitation to call at every one of these houses, and company expected about these times.
One who frequents it proposes to call it Virid Lake.
It is said that when hatched by a hen they will directly disperse on some alarm, and so are lost, for they never hear the mother's call which gathers them again.
When such holes freeze, and a rain succeeds, and finally a new freezing forms a fresh smooth ice over all, it is beautifully mottled internally by dark figures, shaped somewhat like a spider's web, what you may call ice rosettes, produced by the channels worn by the water flowing from all sides to a centre.
However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names.
I do not hesitate to say, that those who call themselves Abolitionists should at once effectually withdraw their support, both in person and property, from the government of Massachusetts, and not wait till they constitute a majority of one, before they suffer the right to prevail through them.
No, my dear boy," he continued, "you and your generals won't get on against Buonaparte; you'll have to call in the French, so that birds of a feather may fight together.
Call the quahtehmasteh, he shouted to Lavrushka.
"I will allow no one to call me a liar!" cried Rostov.
"I'll really call in on the nuns," he said to the officers who watched him smilingly, and he rode off by the winding path down the hill.
Rostov did not think what this call for stretchers meant; he ran on, trying only to be ahead of the others; but just at the bridge, not looking at the ground, he came on some sticky, trodden mud, stumbled, and fell on his hands.
An hour later, Tikhon came to call Princess Mary to the old prince; he added that Prince Vasili was also there.
He is a man in a gray overcoat, very anxious that I should call him 'Your Majesty,' but who, to his chagrin, got no title from me!
No, call her you, please!
You call him Vaska?
And then to call him out, reckoning on Fedya not fighting because he owed him money!
I come to ask you what to do, and you call it 'nonsense!'
The others, one's neighbors, le prochain, as you and Princess Mary call it, are the chief source of all error and evil.
They had decided to be at the ball by half past ten, and Natasha had still to get dressed and they had to call at the Taurida Gardens.
But they had still to call at the Taurida Gardens.
I will call you, said the countess in a whisper.
"Karay, here!" he shouted, answering "Uncle's" remark by this call to his borzoi.
Nicholas sent the man to call Natasha and Petya to him, and rode at a footpace to the place where the whips were getting the hounds together.
(This call and the uplifted whip meant that he saw a sitting hare.)
That arousing of the people by their sovereign and his call to them to defend their country--the very incitement which was the chief cause of Russia's triumph in so far as it was produced by the Tsar's personal presence in Moscow--was suggested to the Emperor, and accepted by him, as a pretext for quitting the army.
In the morning, when he went to call at Rostopchin's he met there a courier fresh from the army, an acquaintance of his own, who often danced at Moscow balls.
If they call up the militia, you too will have to mount a horse, remarked the old count, addressing Pierre.
So I write you frankly: call out the militia.
"Call Andrew!" he said suddenly, and a childish, timid expression of doubt showed itself on his face as he spoke.
And why didn't he call me?
Who would have said that I should be a soldier and a captain of dragoons in the service of Bonaparte, as we used to call him?
Call him in, call him here.
Call him in, call him here.
May I call in that boy who was taken prisoner and give him something to eat?...
"I'll call him," said Petya.
I will call round in case you have any commissions for me, said he, standing before Princess Mary and turning red, but not taking his departure.
The historians call this activity of the historical figures "the reaction."
Making a great effort she did however go to call on them a few weeks after her arrival in Moscow.
"She is a very admirable and excellent young woman," said she, "and you must go and call on her.
They call her a gestational carrier.
You will not call me father?
Less than an hour after the phone call, Destiny woke up in a fit of coughing.
Katie would call it controlling.
The line was silent for so long that she checked her phone to see if the call had been dropped.
Alex was away on a call when she discovered Princess in labor.
Alex told her to call him back if she didn't give birth in an hour.
I just got a call from the doctor.
Can you call Katie while I make flight arrangements?
When a female voice answered, he pressed the speaker button and the phone call became theirs.
Connie packed and left that evening after work, still expressing her concern and insisting that Lisa call her if she wanted to talk.
Now go away or I'll call the police.
Nonsense, you're not putting us out, but you're more than welcome to use the phone... and please call me Sarah.
Fayetteville is long distance, but I'll be glad to pay you for the call as soon as I get my things.
"I really don't have anything to do but pack," the words spilled out excitedly, "and call Connie so she'll know where I am."
Take care of yourself, and if you have any problems, call me.
Call me if you need me – and you won't be taking advantage of me.
If things get too hot, call me - collect, you hear?
At first she had thought he tried, but there was no missed call – no message.
And yet, Howard made no move to call for help.
I'll get Howard and call Len.
I tried to call you on your cell phone, but I didn't get an answer.
Some might call it luck, but she knew better.
How could she blame him if he wanted to call the marriage off?
You'd better call one of the girls to pick you up.
I'll call you and come down on weekends.
"Don't be rough!" he would call out, if Eureka knocked over one of the round, fat piglets with her paw; but the pigs never minded, and enjoyed the sport very greatly.
"Permit me to say," returned the dragonette, "that you are rather impolite to call us names, knowing that we cannot resent your insults.
Those are the ones we call antiques today.
The reason for this is what I call "The You Don't Know What to Ask Problem."
His call for a "march of dimes" was a play on "The March of Time," a well-known newsreel series.
That's what I call progress!
If poor nations decide to pursue what I will call the Japan strategy, importing all their food and developing other industry, then they become huge fans of farm subsidies in other countries.
Of course, the people making that judgment call and the people doing the actual dying usually are not one and the same, and therein lies the problem.
Only such a one can appreciate the eagerness with which I talked to my toys, to stones, trees, birds and dumb animals, or the delight I felt when at my call Mildred ran to me or my dogs obeyed my commands.
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
Natasha was about to call him but changed her mind.
Hey, who's there? he called out in a tone only used by persons who are certain that those they call will rush to obey the summons.
When the twenty minutes had elapsed and the time had come for the old prince to get up, Tikhon came to call the young prince to his father.
They might call a halt here or we'll have to do another four miles without eating.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
After the cry of the hounds came the deep tones of the wolf call from Daniel's hunting horn; the pack joined the first three hounds and they could be heard in full cry, with that peculiar lift in the note that indicates that they are after a wolf.
On returning to Gorki after having seen Prince Andrew, Pierre ordered his groom to get the horses ready and to call him early in the morning, and then immediately fell asleep behind a partition in a corner Boris had given up to him.
Yes, yes, call him.
"What a lot of those Frenchies were taken today, and the fact is that not one of them had what you might call real boots on," said a soldier, starting a new theme.
So also in history what is known to us we call laws of inevitability, what is unknown we call free will.
I used to call myself a Wizard, and do tricks of ventriloquism.
Did Len ever call you?
Why would he call me?