Example sentences for: dial

How can you use “dial” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Customers who want to switch phone companies must be able to keep their old phone numbers and can't be required to dial extra access codes.

  • People in phone marts who walk around picking up display phones and listening for dial tones even when they know the phones are not connected.

  • They invariably dial by the pulse method; although it is certainly technically feasible to arrange for them to dial with tones, nobody has figured out why anyone would want to do so.

  • The Sunday LAT had a piece that came as quite a shock to the huge numbers of those who bought cell phones for their cars primarily as an emergency communications device--in California at least, the phones aren't very reliable at reaching anybody when you dial 911.

  • The network premiere of the evening is NBC's The West Wing (9 p.m.), but Culturebox suggests that, come October 6th, you spin your dial to the WB's Roswell (9 p.m.) instead.

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