Work with a partner and use the information in the table below. Use the full dialog from the bottom of the Taking Messages Lesson Page.
Switch roles and practice again.
|name & #||company||calling||at||message|
| 1. Susan Wilcox
|Rambus Microchips||Willy Gates||MicroSurf, Inc||the microchips you ordered have arrived.|
| 2. Dave Young
|Rig Oil Corp.||Tanya Smith||Jimbo’s Gas Stations||prices are going up next week – better to order now|
| 3. Francisco Vasquez
|DDD Inc.||Ronald Barber||Waste Managers Inc.||we need our large trash containers emptied|
| 4. Debra Monroe
|Splitstra Construction||Cynthia Slyski||Dental Associates||construction of the new offices will be delayed by two months|
Activity 2. Use the dialog model to leave and take messages using your name and company information.
Business English Taking Messages Activity