On the phone in Spanish
You’ll feel confident speaking on the phone in Spanish after this free online lesson. We’ll teach you some useful Spanish words and phrases so you can ask and answer common questions, leave a message in Spanish, or make an international phone call.
Whether you’re on a public telephone, calling from the office, at home, or on your mobile phone, this lesson will help you navigate some simple Spanish conversations.
Talking on the phone in Spanish
Answering the Phone
There are several ways to answer the phone in Spanish. If you are the person making the call, you will hear on the other end one of the following greetings…
Leaving a message
Talking to someone voice-to-voice may be difficult when having a busy day. So we often communicate by leaving phone messages for each other. You may leave a message on a Contestadora - answering machine, or leave a message with a person.
Speaking to a live person, you can ask to leave a message by saying…
See you later! ¡Hasta luego!