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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.

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.



Language level

Beginner: A1


I usually leave messages for my boss. When he's busy, I leave messages on chat platforms. If he doesn't respond in 1 or 2 days, I call him.

I normally leave note if I know the information that the person who got message will come back soon , but if not, I would sent text message for them.

I do not send messages for people I call them

I usually send a text by phone.

To leave messages for people, I usually send text messages. I never leave notes.

I normally leave notes on post-it notes for my colleagues. I sometimes send messages per whatsapp or an eail.

I sometimes send text massages to my grandmother. I never leave notes.

I always leave messages to peoples but they usually are my friends or my family, now the social networks have done that the communications be easier than until some decades.
I hardly ever leave notes

I normally leave message in social messenger like WhatsApp. I leave messages in the form of text or voice.

I normally leave messages for my partners using text messages. I usually use the notes for me. I had used the notes when I have meetings remind, important notices and remaining work remark.