Notes at work

Notes at work

Read some short messages to practise and improve your reading skills.

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.

Preparation

Reading text

Mario called. He wants you to call back before 7 p.m.

Sales meeting this afternoon at 12 noon. Meeting Room 2.

Pens ready for collection between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Jackie is leaving the office at 4 p.m. today. Please remember to lock the doors. The keys are in your drawer.

Task 1

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Task 3

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Submitted by zabiullah on Sun, 05/04/2020 - 16:25

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i normally leave massege my colleagues and friends but sometimes i call them if i need them urgendly....actaully when i participate meeting with my boss or clients in this situation take some notes bxz very important...
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Submitted by Berny Herrera on Wed, 25/03/2020 - 17:51

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I used to send texts notes when I was a teen, to a girl I used to like a lot. Now, she´s married (not with me) and I don´t use to send text notes but whattsap text messages, email messages and phone messages.
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Submitted by Sergei Baskakov on Tue, 24/03/2020 - 13:25

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I always send e-mails or write text messages on social networks to my colleagues

Submitted by Alaa Basha on Thu, 13/02/2020 - 09:26

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I actually I send text using my cell phone. I feel it's more practical than others.
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Submitted by Hajer sea on Tue, 04/02/2020 - 15:43

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sometimes I leave a text message or notes massage.
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Submitted by Optimist on Mon, 13/01/2020 - 21:53

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I'm send text messages for people

Submitted by shahhoseini on Mon, 30/12/2019 - 13:47

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When I leave my house, I usually write a note to my wife and tell her where did I go.
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Submitted by Magedelabd on Wed, 25/12/2019 - 13:34

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Actually if I am in work I send emails and send voice messages through the what is up if I am busy . and if the issue is not related to work , i use the what is up , Facebook and so on .
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Submitted by hoailinh on Fri, 08/11/2019 - 02:42

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I have just been graduated from University. So, before I used to send a text message for people instead of leave notes. But now, I work in the office and I start leave notes for people in my office. I think we should send a text message for people who we are not sure them return to the office that day. If I were sure that them return to the office that day, I would leave a note for them. Anyway, leaving a note or sending a text message, the ultimate goal is the recipient knows the information when they're not there. So, you can choose either.