Take a message

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

to take a message: to write down, to make note of or to pass on a message, a communication, a notice, a memo
idiom

May (or 'can') I take a message? : Would you like to leave a message? Would you like me to communicate anything to them? Is there anything that you would like me to pass on?
idiom

Examples

  • "at the moment. Can I take a message?"
  • "He isn't available. May I take a message?"
  • "He won't be back until Friday. Can I take a message?"

Still having difficulties with 'Take a message'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Take a message'? Share it with us!