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 Nauman Channar on Thu, 14/07/2022 - 05:16


Very informative and helpful to build our base in English

Submitted by Sayinsu on Sat, 09/07/2022 - 10:48


No, I didn't. If my call didn't get pick up then I usually put text message in stead of voicemail.

Submitted by HamidrezaAsadi on Wed, 06/07/2022 - 07:04


I always have made phone calls. I never have used voicemail messages. Thank you for your nice teaching.

Submitted by Sofía02 on Thu, 16/06/2022 - 02:49


No, i only call and if the person is not found i do not leave a voice message.

Submitted by najib.oulhouch on Sat, 04/06/2022 - 00:46


always i make a phone calls,if they didn't answer me, i finished my call.

Submitted by SABAD MOHAMED on Thu, 02/06/2022 - 08:53


yes, I left voicemail messages when I was in the meeting.

Submitted by Mm1111 on Wed, 01/06/2022 - 17:37


Rarelly, I left a voicemessage when I was studing english in a academy but this was around three years ago.

Submitted by Kasseopia on Sun, 29/05/2022 - 14:55


Hi, everyone!
According to me, I have some calls in English in my life. It was excited and interested. After calling I feel gorgeous about myself. Unfortunately, I never leave voicemail messages in English and it’s a good idea to do it.

Submitted by AngDor on Thu, 26/05/2022 - 04:42


No, currently I don't make phone calls or leave voicemail messages

Submitted by ssudhakar208 on Tue, 24/05/2022 - 12:51


I used to do it, when my onsite counter part is sleeping. We have had an agreement(mutual) to wake him up when i am leaving my shift