Getting started with Spanish 3
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8 Listening practice

Now it's time for some more listening practice.

Activity 6

Listen to the beginning of these phone calls. Then complete the multiple choice questions, selecting the best description of the responses given to the caller.

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CALLER
¿La señora García, por favor?
RESPONDENT
Sí, ahora le paso, un momentito por favor.
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After asking to speak to Señora García:

a. 

One moment please.


b. 

Leave a message.


c. 

Call later.


d. 

The line is engaged.


e. 

Who’s calling?


The correct answer is a.

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CALLER
¿Está la doctora Martínez?
RESPONDENT
En estos momentos no es posible pasarle, está ocupada la línea.
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After asking to speak to Dra. Martinez:

a. 

One moment please.


b. 

Leave a message.


c. 

Call later.


d. 

The line is engaged.


e. 

Who's calling?


The correct answer is d.

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CALLER
Hola, ¿está Pedro?
RESPONDENT
¿Quién le llama, por favor?
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After asking to speak to Pedro:

a. 

One moment please.


b. 

Leave a message.


c. 

Call later.


d. 

The line is engaged.


e. 

Who’s calling?


The correct answer is e.

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CALLER
¿Me pone con Eduardo Gutiérrez, por favor?
RESPONDENT
—Está desayunando ¿quiere llamar dentro de un ratito?
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After asking to speak to Eduardo Gutiérrez:

a. 

One moment please


b. 

Leave a message.


c. 

Call later.


d. 

The line is engaged.


e. 

Who’s calling?


The correct answer is c.

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¿Don José Herrera, por favor?

Lo siento, no trabaja los lunes. ¿Desea dejar un mensaje?

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After asking to speak to José Herrera:

a. 

One moment please.


b. 

Leave a message.


c. 

Call later.


d. 

The line is engaged.


e. 

Who’s calling?


The correct answer is b.

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