Unit 15 N.I. Would You Like To Leave A Message


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Unit 15 N.I. Would You Like To Leave A Message

  1. 1. Telephone messages Messages with tell and ask By Profr. José Ma. Jaramillo Salazar. May, 2008
  2. 2. Check the next conversation
  3. 5. Hello, May I speak with Mary? Sorry, she is not here right now. Hello, Is Peter there? Yes, but he’s in the restroom. Oh, this is Monica, how can I help you? Hello, Who’s calling? This is Mark, who do you need to talk with?
  4. 6. Yes please, tell him I will call later No, thanks, I will call later. <ul><li>Do you want to leave a message? </li></ul>No in this moment, he’s at school. <ul><li>Hi, Mark I need to talk with your brother is he there? </li></ul><ul><li>Hello, Is Laura there? </li></ul>Yes, hold on.
  5. 7. When you want to leave a message talking by phone, you can use <ul><li>TELL is used when the message is only an information. </li></ul><ul><li>e.g. </li></ul><ul><li>Statement Messages with a statement </li></ul><ul><li>The class starts at 5:00 Please tell Luis (that) the class starts at 5:00 </li></ul><ul><li>We have a party tomorrow. Could you tell Luis (that) we have a party </li></ul><ul><li>The teacher is not comming. Would you tell Luis (that) the teacher is not comming? </li></ul><ul><li>Javier had an accident yesterday. Please tell Luis (that) Javier had an accident </li></ul><ul><li>The meeting is next week. Could you tell Luis (that) the meeting is next week. </li></ul>
  6. 8. <ul><li>ASK is used when the message is a request. </li></ul><ul><li>e.g. </li></ul><ul><li>Request Messages with a request </li></ul><ul><li>Bring the sodas for the party Please ask Luis to bring the sodas. </li></ul><ul><li>Pick up my stuffs from the school. Could you ask Luis to pick up the things from the school? </li></ul><ul><li>Call me tonight around 8:00. Would you ask Luis to call me tonight around 8:00? </li></ul><ul><li>Close the windows when he leave Please ask Luis to close the windows when he leave. </li></ul><ul><li>Give the class for me. Would you ask Luis to give the class for me? </li></ul><ul><li>Buy the pizzas for the meeting. Could you ask Luis to buy the pizzas? </li></ul>
  7. 9. Look at these messages. Can you write them using the grammar? Laura: The concert is today at 7:00 p.m. Tom: Bring your CD’s for the barbacue. Tina: Pick me up at Marcos’ house. Mom: Call Dad to his office, he is working. Mike: The soccer game is canceled. Karla: The homework is ready. Nora: Bring your notes to study. Monika: Today we practice volleyball. Mery: Call Jason tomorrow.
  8. 10. _______Yes, My name is Marcos, please ask him to call at my house at 9 p.m. is very important. 2. Hi, good morning! Who’s calling? 3. Sorry, she’s gone. Would you like to leave a message? _____ It’s Jason. How may I help you? _____ You’re welcome. ______ Don’t worry I’ll give him the message. 1. Ok. No problem. I’ll call her later. Thank you very much. _______. ______ Yes, please. Could you tell her that I need to talk with her? 4. Please, Can you ask him to bring me the videos at my school? 5. Yes, he is, but he’s in a meeting right now. Can I take you message? I. JOIN WRITING THE NUMBER ON THE LINES.
  9. 11. Let’s practice with your books! More information: [email_address]