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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Average: 4.4 (318 votes)

Submitted by KyawMinThu on Fri, 22/10/2021 - 11:15


No, I don’t. We only say in Burmese. I live in Myanmar and Myanmar is a developing country ( not developed country). So we don’t have any voice mail services from the telephone operators.

Submitted by alisinasarabchi on Sun, 17/10/2021 - 20:01


i dont make phone call in english yet. but some times i chat with other persons in chat rooms in english.

Submitted by Peyman-Tiler on Sun, 17/10/2021 - 12:45


Yes, I have done it, but I even not remember what about was the subject of my email and whom I have sent it.

Submitted by Fabiana dos Sa… on Fri, 15/10/2021 - 18:13


No, but now I'm starting to send at least for my teacher

Submitted by vuhoap on Sun, 10/10/2021 - 14:39


No, I have not ever make phone calls or leave voicemail messages in English. However, I try to do that in the future. First of all, I need to improve my english because it is still bad for now.

Submitted by Anhar Farahat on Fri, 08/10/2021 - 20:48


no, I have never had a voice e-mail in English

Submitted by maher rashad on Wed, 06/10/2021 - 10:19


No, I don't try it yet.

Submitted by Alexis Jara on Mon, 04/10/2021 - 08:09


Never, Because I don´t have the neccesity