A reader asked about the phrase to call out sick which i had never heard so i suspected it is a regionalism i posted a simple message on my grammar girl facebook page asking people to let me know what the phrase is where they live and i got an amazing 145 responses in less than a day with some people reporting on multiple regions.
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Span classnews_dt14042019spannbsp018332make sure you sound sick while you shouldnt overdo it when you call your boss it wont hurt you to actually sound a little sick in addition to having a hoarse voice from calling early in the morning you can sniffle or cough very occasionally so your boss thinks youre sick without having to.
Youve got a tight deadline and having to stay home in bed is the last thing you need right now although you may want to be in the office your coworkers may feel differently about having you.
Keep those germs to yourself as uncomfortable as it can be to call out sick dont let your concerns about how you do it prompt you to come to work when youre under the weather.
If you call in sick excessively it may get your bosss attention as opposed to taking a personal or vacation day you will notify your boss that you cant come.
Alyssa ball go to work or call in sick sore throat runny nose high fever which of these indicate youre sick enough to stay home statistics canada reports that from 2008 to 2009 canadians took a national average of seven sick days with quebec having the highest average nine days and alberta the lowest six days.
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