Speaking Exercise: Telephoning verbs

Check out our page on telephoning then try this exercise on the phrasal verbs you can hear on the phone!

Level: Pre-intermediate and above

1. I'm busy right now. Can I call you __ later?
2. Good morning. Can you put me __ to Susan Black, please?
3. I'm afraid that Dan is tied __ at the moment.
4. Can I read that __ to you? Your phone number is 00 44 ....
5. I'm not sure if she's in yet. Hold __ and I'll check for you.
6. Hang __ - let me get a pen. OK, so what's your number again?
7. If you get a nuisance call, just hang __
8. It took me 30 minutes to get __ to customer service.
9. Can you get __ to me later today?
10. I can't hear you very well. Could you speak __ please?