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Call him on it

English Meaning 1

to correct someone or tell someone off when he is lying or being inappropriate (adults not children)

English Example 1

“So then he starts talking about Sarah, you know, she’s my friend right, and he starts going on and on about how bad she is and at first I just listened cause I couldn’t believe what he was saying but then I decided to call him on it, I told him that she was my friend and he needs to be more careful about how he speaks about people. . .”

English Meaning 2

English Example 2

“Did you see how she had the nerve to take that from my desk?”
“I know, again!  Did you call her on it?”
“No, I should have though, I should’ve totally called her on it. . .”

Translation

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