A voicemail message

A voicemail message

Listen to a voicemail message and answer the questions to practise your listening skills.

Do the preparation task first.

Then listen to the audio and do the exercises.



John: Hi, this is John. Thanks for calling. I'm not here at the moment, so please leave a message and I'll call you back.

Marina: Hi, John, this is Marina Silva calling from Old Time Toys. Your colleague Alex gave me your phone number. She said you can help me.

I need some information on your new products. Could you please call me when you are back in the office? My phone number is 0-2-0-8, 6-5-5-7-6-2-1.

Also, can you please email me your new brochure and information about your prices? My email address is Marina, that's M-A-R-I-N-A, dot Silva, S-I-L-V-A, at O-L-D-T-I-M-E hyphen toys dot com.

Thanks a lot. I look forward to hearing from you.

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Submitted by Dastenova Firuza on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 14:23

I sometimes make calls in English with my groupmates and colleagues.

Submitted by jonon on Sun, 05/07/2020 - 03:12

of course I always make a call with my english friends

Submitted by 7Elhoussaine A. on Fri, 03/07/2020 - 14:47

I never make phone calls or leave voicemail messages in English.

Hello Jonon,

I'm afraid our House rules don't allow you to share contact information such as phone numbers. Sorry!

All the best


The LearnEnglish Team

Submitted by mariyeg on Wed, 01/07/2020 - 23:09

Really, I never make phone call in english. I am preparing for that moment

Submitted by fatfat on Wed, 01/07/2020 - 21:45

ı didnt it, but I would like to make a phone call in English.
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Submitted by EWS on Tue, 30/06/2020 - 17:45

every day a make phone calls, this is a part of my job
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Submitted by A Yar Kyaw on Mon, 29/06/2020 - 15:00

never do that.i m from myanmar.voice massage is not almost used in my country. especially we call directly.if can't,call back later.