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 (281 votes)

Submitted by Haje_tj on Tue, 15/11/2022 - 03:30


I speak not very fluently but yeah i did talk to in English some friends.

Submitted by melnichenkkoo on Thu, 03/11/2022 - 15:18


Well, I’ve had a phone call with my friend from Brazil in English. It was an useful experience which showed me where to pay attention and what to catch up, because there were some misunderstandings in our conversation which I don’t want to have no longer.

yes, i do i call my friends and my relatives, when i did not get them, i leave massage to them, so they can call me latter...

Submitted by Ilhya on Tue, 01/11/2022 - 04:28


No, never, I had not had this necessity, because my tongue language is Spanish and I do not people who speaks English.

Submitted by menoneno on Sat, 29/10/2022 - 22:19


no i am afraid to make mistake

Submitted by tantawyahmed on Tue, 25/10/2022 - 21:15


Yes, I did, it was for my British friend to remind her our appointment

Submitted by Alejandra321 on Tue, 25/10/2022 - 17:17


I don't, I Can't put my cellphone in english because it's dificult for me, however I use english for speak with my sister or translate some sentences that I saw in tv

Submitted by TheBigPow on Tue, 25/10/2022 - 09:14


No, because it is not our first language. We use our native tongue when speaking on the phone.

Submitted by Souhaïb MGHARBI on Sat, 15/10/2022 - 22:08


No, I didn't, but I often use voice message in whatsapp to ask my colleague about work by using my mother language.