Co-workers that tend to do this often wear slacks that are too short, still live at home, inappropriatley insert their opinions into private conversations, and insist on following other co-workers to the rest room.
Co-Worker:Is anybody there?
(2) a polite way of answering a phone
Bill: "Well, hello, Bob."
(2)(Phone rings loudly)
James Watson from AT&T: "Hi, this is James Watson from AT&T. I'm calling to talk to you about your long distance plan."