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.

Task 1

Task 2


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Submitted by Marzia P. on Wed, 15/07/2020 - 09:57

I can't make the listening exercises ( B2)... the listening doesn't start. Three days ago it worked.

Hello Marzi P.,

I'm afraid our audio content is not working due to a temporary technical problem. We are working to resolve it as quickly as we can, and apologize for the inconvenience.

Please check again in a few hours or tomorrow.

All the best,


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Submitted by karim1977 on Sun, 12/07/2020 - 17:11

This is a good exercise that will improve your listening skill, We at work do not use this method of communication

Submitted by basheer on Sat, 11/07/2020 - 13:56

No,i never. I am a new student. I starting today

Submitted by Arab on Wed, 08/07/2020 - 16:53

I am a new student. I starting today.

Submitted by walotaibi on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 22:43

No, I did not do that, maybe I left a message for my friend but that was in Arabic.

Submitted by namratif on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 14:44

No, i never make a call or voice message in English. :(

Submitted by Dastenova Firuza on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 14:23

I sometimes make calls in English with my groupmates and colleagues.