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Phoning and Texting Exercises

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mobile phone, smartphone,phoning and texting,textingWelcome to our Phoning and Texting Exercises. Let’s learn how to use words associated with this topic. It is important to increase your vocabulary at this expanding stage of English where there is more focus on academic tasks and language functions.

About 30-40 minutes.Learning new words about phoning and texting.Expanding stage of learning English.
ListeningWord SearchCrosswordWords from the puzzle
Find the words from our phoning and texting exercises in this word search. How quick can you find them?

Here are the words and phrases from the phoning and texting exercises:

  • call
  • dial
  • engaged
  • emergency number
  • home number
  • international dialling code
  • line
  • message
  • mobile number
  • on the phone
  • put you through
  • ring
  • text
  • voice message
  • wrong number
Exercise 1Exercise 2Extension

Talking about Phoning and Texting
1. Write and talk about phoning and texting with your friends or family.

  • How often do you use a mobile phone? What do you use it for? How often do you text or message people? Who do you text or message?
  • In your country, what is the emergency number and the international dialling code?
  • How do you feel about people talking on their mobile phone on public transport?
  • How do you feel about students using their mobile phone to message friends in class?

2. Write a phone call script and role play with your friend.

Especially helpful are exercises that are focussed on a theme or topic as these provide word retention practice so you can be confident to read, write, speak and listen successfully. We have many activities to get your English up to speed in no time.
The more words you encounter and understand, the broader your day-to-day vocabulary will become. Our word games and puzzles are an excellent way to help to reinforce spellings in your mind.
Cambridge English Examinations:

Cambridge English exams are designed for learners at all levels from the Elementary level Cambridge English: Key (KET) to the very advanced level Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE). These exams give candidates proof of their ability to use English in a wide variety of contexts, relevant to work, study and leisure activities.

A2 Key | B1 Preliminary | B2 First

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