Informal and Formal Telephone Conversations
Неофициальные и официальные телефонные разговоры
Договоренность о деловой встрече
Asking an Appointment
MR. DANILIN: Good morning. Could I speak to Mr. Adhanon, please?
SECRETARY: Good morning. Who's calling, please?
MR. DANILIN: This is the head of the Russian delegation.
SECRETARY: What is your name, sir?
MR. DANILIN: My name is Danilin.
SECRETARY: I'm sorry, Mr. Danilin, but Mr. Adhanon is out at the moment. Would you like to leave a message or call back?
MR. DANILIN: I think, I'd rather arrange to meet him.
SECRETARY: All right. When could you come?
MR. DANILIN: Any time you say.
SECRETARY: Just a moment. I'll look at Mr. Adhanon's timetable. Yes, I can fix an appointment for you for tomorrow. That's Tuesday afternoon. Will 2 p.m. be all right with you?
MR. DANILIN: Yes, thank you.
SECRETARY: What shall I tell Mr. Adhanon your business is about, Mr. Danilin?
MR. DANILIN: It's about our deliveries under the Assembly Tractor Plant Contract.
SECRETARY: I see, thank you.
MR. DANILIN: Thank you. Goodbye.
timetable - расписание
the Assembly Tractor Plant Contract - контракт, заключееный с заводом по сборке тракторов
to fix time for an appointment - определить время встречи
deliveries - поставки