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 Suraj paliwal on Wed, 02/12/2020 - 12:31

Yes, my friends are very chill.They enjoy whole day

Submitted by Sridhar reddy on Mon, 30/11/2020 - 21:50

Yes , I do as a part of my job. I work for Providers of US healthcare, sometimes I would have to call insurance on claim denials & leave a voicemail if they were away from desk.

Submitted by m.someah on Sun, 29/11/2020 - 14:57

Unfortunately, I have never had a chance to make a phone in English. However, I have always left English voice Messages to my teacher.
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Submitted by zabiullah on Sat, 28/11/2020 - 17:10

Yes I do. When i was at university, somedays my teacher did not come to class on time. I called and ask her. where were you. but sometimes left message for her. however, when i dont go to on time first of all, i call my students and give information about my problem. oneday during the winter, i was very sick. all night did not sleep and got out my bed very late. one of my students left me a viocemail message. when i was turning my phone on, immedeatily, i listened to his message. said me, why were you so lazy. all students came to class this cold day but you were not presence. after that i took a taxi and went to college and started my lesson.

Submitted by David_Tham on Thu, 26/11/2020 - 14:09

Yes, I do. I gotten many voice massage from direct sale.

Submitted by mrelvinaliyev on Wed, 25/11/2020 - 06:34

Rarely I make phone calls in English. I use a lot to write messages or leave a voice messages in English.

Submitted by Reham Mohammed on Tue, 24/11/2020 - 12:49

As a Marketing Communications Coordinator, my daily tasks requires communicating with cutomers from different back ground. I can say i usually make phone calls and leave voice messages in English and Arabic languages.

Submitted by PushpaTrivi on Tue, 24/11/2020 - 09:00

Yes sent voice mails to my kid's tutors.

Submitted by hasan.kumek on Wed, 18/11/2020 - 15:43

Yes I did with my school friend. I usually chatting with my school friend with English