When do you put a call on hold

  1. Suppose you receive a call on behalf of someone else
  2. When you receive call but are currently busy

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You can say

  1. Please hold on for a second
  2. Please wait,she is coming
  3. Can I put your call on hold
  4. She is busy,please hold or call back in 5 Minutes
  5. Please hold,she is on another call

 

If you do not want to put on hoid,you can say

  1. I will call you back 
  2. Please call back in 1 hour,I am busy
  3. She is busy,can you please call back later

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Hi. Can I speak to Rajesh?

हाय केन आइ स्पीक टू राजेश ? (नमस्ते, क्या मैं राजेश से बात कर सकता हूँ?)

He is on another call, Can you hold on for a second?

ही इस ऑन अनोडेर कॉल, केन यू होल्ड ऑन फॉर ए सेकंड ? (वह दूसरी एक कॉल पर है, क्या आप एक सेकंड के लिए होल्ड कर सकते हैं?)

Sure

शोर (जरूर)

 

Important Words Learnt

Busy

बिज़ी (व्यस्त)

Please

प्लीज़ (कृपया)

Sure

शोर (ज़रूर)

Important

इम्पॉर्टन्ट (महत्त्वपूर्ण)

Suppose

सपोज़ (मान लो)

  1. English Speaking
  2. Common Sentences

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 8 years and a teacher from the past 15 years. He teaches Spoken English, Written English, Grammar and Vocabulary at Englishtan.