Computer Sales

Gap-fill Exercise

Fill in all the missing words below. Then, press "Check Answers" to grade your responses. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get more hints, but you lose points if you ask for help.

This gap-fill exercise is only for the first part of the original listening activity on Randall's site. The audio recording that you hear is for the full listening conversation.

Phone Recording: Hello and thank you for computer technical support.
Caller: Uh, yes, I have a problem . . .
Phone Recording: Your call is important to us, and we will your call in the order that it was received. You are number in the queue. Your approximate waiting is 47 minutes.
Technical support: Jason, speaking. How can I help you?
Caller: Oh, I'm saved. I thought I was going to have to all day.
Technical support: Okay, what's the problem?
Caller: Yeah, well, I one of your laptop computers about three weeks ago, but it just isn't right.
Technical support: Okay, well, sorry to say, but your computer is no under warranty. [What?!] It out yesterday.
Caller: What? A three-week warranty? [Yeah, great isn't it.]. Ah!!!
Technical support: Okay, okay, what to be the problem?
Caller: Well, first of all, the thing always freezes [Yeah.] and has crashed a zillion times . . . [Always.]

[ The conversation continues . . . ]