If you are awaiting a phone call from someone

If you are awaiting a phone call from someone, you can say that you are ..... a call. (*) returning (*) making (*) expecting (*) checking


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If you are awaiting a phone call from someone, you can say that you are expecting a call.

answer: expecting

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Exactly. And it used to be a phrase you could hear near a pay phone way back when we didn’t have smartphones yet.

pay_phones

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