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 Souhaïb MGHARBI on Sat, 23/04/2022 - 15:55


Yes of course, I usually have the chance to make phone calls with my friends from different countries arround the world, but I rarely use voicemail messages just text message highly used.

Submitted by brahim.bouguendoura on Thu, 21/04/2022 - 09:42


i généraly leave text message, not a voice message.

Submitted by OlgaBut on Wed, 20/04/2022 - 12:38


Sometimes I have to talk on the phone in English. My English isn't very good so it's difficult for me to talk it on the phone.

Submitted by Dorothea on Wed, 20/04/2022 - 08:45


I cannot play the audio; something is wrong Please help me to play the audio.

Hello Dorothea,

Yes, we're having technical problems with our audio and will have it working again as soon as we can.

I'm very sorry for the inconvenience.

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

Submitted by Nori on Sun, 17/04/2022 - 23:21


No. I usually make phone calls in Japanese in private. But on the other hand, our company is very multicultural, and some non-Japanese people can't speak Japanese. Therefore I must use English in my work and use message chat as long as possible.

Submitted by badboyzz on Thu, 14/04/2022 - 12:32


I don't rarely make phone call in English because We sometimes connect to İnternational people.

Submitted by cuongbattu on Tue, 12/04/2022 - 15:37


No, because it not popular in my country

Submitted by Boris Singh Khumujam on Sat, 09/04/2022 - 15:15


I enjoy this course.

Submitted by Mahmoud Khalil on Wed, 06/04/2022 - 12:22


No, I have never tried to