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1. Can you vibrate your phone/ Can you put your phone on vibrate/ Can you buzz your phone.
Which one is natural?

2.can you mute your phone?
Is it correct and does it mean lower its volume or set it silient?

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Category: Language

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    1. Can you put your phone on vibrate - is correct. The other two request the listener to make their phone begin vibrating, right now.

    2. Can you mute your phone - You would say this if the phone was making noise. You'd probably do like 'vibrate' 'could you set it on silent'. Mute is a word that is used to make a microphone not work. You would mute a call that is in progress, to make the microphone not work - so the caller could not hear you.

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