Informal and Formal Telephone Conversations
Неофициальные и официальные телефонные разговоры
Jim Invites Vera to McDonald's
JIM: Hello, Vera.
VERA: Hello, Jim.
JIM: Haven't heard from you for a very long time. How are you?
VERA: I'm well, thank you.
JIM: What about having a lunch one of these days?
VERA: Well, it's a good idea.
JIM: Are you free this coming Wednesday?
VERA: Let me see... Yes, I am.
JIM: Will one o'clock suit you?
VERA: Wednesday one o'clock suits me fine.
JIM: Very well, then. You'll better make a note in your engagement book.
VERA: I don't have any engagement book, Jim. I'm sure I don't forget.
JIM: It's settled. We'll go to the McDonald's for a change. See you on Wednesday at one o'clock at your office.
VERA: Thank you so much for your invitation, Jim. Goodbye.
JIM: Goodbye, Vera.
engagement - записная книжка для записи приглашений
it's settled - решено
for a change - для разнообразия