Telephone English

Operator: Hello, Ader and Co, How can I help you?


Peter: This is John Peterson. Can I talk to Samuel Chapman?


Operator: Certainly, hold on a minute, I'll put you through...


Sandra: Samuel Chapman’s office, Sandra speaking.


John: This is John Peterson calling, is Samuel in?


Sandra: I'm afraid he's out at the moment. Can I take a message?


John: Yes, could you ask him to call me at 555 67 890. I need to talk to him about the new cosmetics line, it's urgent.


Sandra: Could you repeat the number please?


John: Yes, 555 67 890, and this is John Peterson.


Sandra: Thank you Mr. Peterson, I'll make sure Samuel gets this asap.


John: Thanks, bye.


Sandra: Bye.