Why We “Hang Up” A Phone and Other Expressions You Have to Explain to Young People

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If you think about it, young people ending a phone call have never had to hang up a receiver but we still refer to it as hanging up.  That’s just one phrase Nick Digilio and listeners discuss from this list of “15 Common Expressions Younger Generations Won’t Understand.”

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