I was reading a magazine when my mother called me.

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  1. hirashin

    hirashin Sempai
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    Dear native English speakers,

    I was reading a magazine when my mother called me.

    About the sentence above, does it mean that "my mother" phoned me or call my name?

    Hirashin
     
  2. mdchachi

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    It could mean either one but my assumption would be phone if there is no additional context.
     
  3. hirashin

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    Thanks for the help, mdchachi.
     

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