Telephone calls
Thomas Nash
"My telephone keeps  ringing; it sounds like a long distance call."   Muddy Waters

Hello.  Is that you, Amy ?

Hello.  May I speak to Miss Cho, please?
Speaking.  Who is it, please?
This is Harriet Chang.

Is that you, Rebecca?
Yes, who is it, please?
It's meChristine.  Christine Huang.
Oh-- hello, Christine.

Is that you, Kent?
No, this is Derrick.
Oh.. Is Kent there, please?
--Yes, just a minute, please. // Kent, it's for you.
--No, I'm afraid he's out.
Would you like to leave a message?
May I take a message?
Could I leave a message, please?

Hello, this is Joyce Chen.  May I speak to Cecilia Yeung,   please?
I'm afraid you have the wrong  number.
That's all  right.

Hello, may I speak to Ada Chen, please?
May I ask who's calling?
This is Sylvia Chen.

Would you like to leave a message, Clementine?
Oh, that's all right, Iris. I'll call back later.

This is Candy Yang.  I'm calling to find out . . . .
I'd like to ask......
Could you tell me....

I'd like to speak to someone about......
Could I talk to someone about......

Well, I'd better let you go, Jane
Thanks for your time, Kiki
I know you're busy Miss Liang, so I'll let you go
It's been good talking to you, Dana

Well,, thanks for calling, Priscilla
Let me know if I can be of any further help, Tom
I appreciate your calling, Jessie
I'm afraid I don't have time to talk, Shirley.