_ Spoken English Pattern ( 55 )
Asking for a person
Can I speak to Jane please?
Saying who you are
Hello, This is John ( this is john speaking. )
Asking who somebody is
Who is that? ( who is that speaking? )
Asking for a number
Can / Could I have extension 2046?
If somebody is not there
I am afraid she is not in at the moment.
Can I take/ leave a message?
Please leave your message after the tone.
I will call again later.
Could you ask her to ring/call me back?
Could you ask her to call me at/on 637022?
Could you just tell her Jake called?
Asking people to wait
Just a moment, Hold the line please.
Hold on a moment please. Hang on.
I think you have got the wrong number.
I am sorry, I have got the wrong number.