Making a Phone Call Vocabulary пЃ® pay phone public phone пЃ® cell phone mobile phone Vocabulary пЃ® cordless handset пЃ® web phone Vocabulary пЃ® Power dock пЃ® Power adaptor Vocabulary пЃ® text message/text messaging/TM пЃ® messenger/instant messaging пЃ® Internet telephone/Internet telephoning Vocabulary пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® country code area code telephone number пѓ 886 пѓ 03 пѓ 451 5811 +886 3 4515811 Vocabulary пЃ® phone booth пЃ® telephone card, calling card пЃ® telephone bill Vocabulary пЃ® to be busy пЃ® busy signal duвЂ¦duвЂ¦.duвЂ¦.duвЂ¦ пЃ® ring tone lingвЂ¦lingвЂ¦lingвЂ¦ пЃ® on the phone Vocabulary пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® to make a phone call to answer a phone call to call back to contact to dial to push / to press Phone Dial Pad Expressions пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® May I speak to вЂ¦? Just a moment, please. Hold on, please. Who is speaking? Who am I talking to? WhoвЂ™s this? Yes, speaking. Expressions пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® пЃ® May I leave a message? Can I take a message? Would you like to leave a message? Leave your message after the beep. Let me put you through. Please tell her to call back. YouвЂ™ve got the wrong number. Skit 1 Jack and Jill (college students) talk about their day and then Jack tries to ask Jill out for coffee. Skit 1 пЃ® Jack: Hello, is this Jill? пЃ® Jill: Hi, this is her. Who is speaking? пЃ® Jack: Hi Jill, this is Jack from your Chemistry class. How are you doing? пЃ® Jill: Oh, Hi Jack, I am doing well. What's going on? Skit 1 пЃ® Jack: The usual. I was just calling to see how your day went. пЃ® Jill: It was a very busy day for me. I had to take two quizzes and then participate in volleyball practice after classes for two hours. Skit 1 пЃ® Jack: Wow, it sounds like you are very active. How do you find time to do homework? пЃ® Jill: I often have to stay up very late to get my studying done. This semester has been very stressful, I can't wait until winter break. Skit 1 пЃ® Jack: Winter break is a long wait. Why don't we have a coffee break right now? пЃ® Jill: Hmmm, sounds tempting, but I have a lot to do. пЃ® Jack: Oh reallyвЂ¦ taking a break and caffeine will help you to concentrate better. We won't spend more than 15 minutes chatting ok? пЃ® Jill: You are right, I could use a break and a warm latte. Maybe you can help me with my chemistry homework afterwards. Skit 1 пЃ® Jack: Of course I can, I finished it yesterday. Great, I'll see you soon then. Don't be late! пЃ® Jill: Ok, call me when you get there. Bye-bye. Skit 2 Bob calls Jane's house, but she is not there. Instead, he speaks to John. Skit 2 пЃ® Bob: Hello, is Jane there? пЃ® John: Hi, no she's not. May I ask who is speaking? пЃ® Bob: My name is Bob, and I met Jane last night at the art gallery. She told me to give her a call. пЃ® John: Well, my name is John, and I am her boyfriend. Do you want to leave her a message? Skit 2 пЃ® Bob: Oh, I didn't know she had a boyfriend. Just tell her that Bob from the art gallery called. пЃ® John: Sure, no problem. I'll let her know you called (rolls eyes). Take care. пЃ® Bob: Thank you, goodbye. (hangs up) пЃ® John: Hmmm, I am going to have to talk to Jane about Bob.