|Từ||Nghĩa tiếng việt||Phát âm|
|town /taun/ .n||thị xã,thành phố|
|department /di'pɑ:tmənt/ .n||cục,sở,ban,khoa|
|account /ə'kaunt/ .n||kế toán|
|code /koud/ .n||mã (vùng)|
|hold on // .v||giữ máy|
Thành ngữ - Ngữ pháp
transferred charge call
Hold the line
A Directory Enquiries. Which town,please?
B Oxford University Press. Walton Street.
A That's Oxford 56767.
B Thank you. Can you tell me the code for Oxford?
B Thanks. Goodbye.
C MacDonald and Company. . . .Can I help you?
D I'd like to speak to Mr Walker, please.
C Mr Walker? Which department is he in?
C Hold on. . . trying to connect you . . .all right. . .you're through.
F Number, please?
G Oh, I'd like to make a transferred charge call.
F Where to?
F What number?
F What's your name, please?
G Joan Fitzgerald.
F Can you spell that?
I . . .and where are you calling from?
F Right. Hold the line, please.
H Who are you telephoning?
H Well, why are you holding the phone?
I My watch has stopped.
H I don't understand!
I I'm phonning the 'speaking clock' . listen. . . (At the third stroke, it will be 8.52 and 30 seconds)