Discover the bestselling ESL book series Speak English Like an American — for business and everyday English.These ESL books have helped tens of thousands of English language learners and ESL students improve their English. They are used in universities and language schools around the world as well as by people who want to study English on their own. Universities that use one or more titles in the Speak English Like an American series include: Yale University, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, San Diego, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, University of Texas at Austin, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Drexel University, and many others.
Author Amy Gillett has taught ESL and Business English in the United States and Europe. She holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Stanford University and an MBA from Cornell University. An internationally recognized expert in American English idioms and slang, she was featured in the Wall Street Journal discussing American slang and which expressions English as a Second Language speakers find most difficult.