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QualityTime-ESL is a website created by Marianne Raynaud, a French university teacher who is now retired and devotes her time to helping teachers and students of English as a second language.
She has written a digital resource book for ESL/EFL teachers. Information can be found on the web site. She also airs four series of podcasts on iTunes QT-ESL Podcasts, Your English, Your English and Your English
Her book, QualityTime-ESL: The Digital Resource Book will help English teachers develop more stimulating and effective teaching programs. It can be purchased on her website. Just go to Ordering the DVDs. Samples from the book can be found on www.qualitytime-esl.com.
Marianne’s podcasts, many of which are free, are aimed at people who have basic notions of vocabulary and grammar but have difficulty speaking English. The podcasts will help them get over their fear of speaking a foreign language.
Marianne welcomes feedback from her listeners, who are now more and more numerous and from almost all the countries of the world.