Informal and Formal Telephone Conversations
Неофициальные и официальные телефонные разговоры
Why does Dick Want Mr. Gibson's Phone Number?
A talk between Jane Potter, the pretty secretary, and Dick, one of her boyfriends.
DICK: Hello, Jane.
DICK: Tell me, Jane...
JANE: Yes, Dick?
DICK: Can you give me Mr. Gibson's phone number, please?
JANE: Yes, of course. Put it down - 1953-486. Got it?
DICK: Yes, thank you, Jane.
JANE: But why do you want his phone number, Dick?
DICK: Well, you see, I want to speak to him.
JANE: But Dick... Why?
DICK: I'd like to go and see him.
JANE: Why do you want to see him?
DICK: I'd like to work for him.
JANE: You'd like to work for Mr. Gibson?
DICK: Yes, Jane. Don't you see why? If I work for your boss, I can be with you all time.
JANE: Oh, Dick..!
pretty - хорошенькая
to put down - записывать