Lesley Painter has taught English as a foreign language for over 12 years. She has taught younger learners, business students, general English courses, and ESP courses in South Korea, Poland, Hong Kong, Portugal, and the USA. She has also given teacher training workshops in Europe and the USA to teachers of English as a foreign language.
She is currently based in New York, where she is involved in both teaching and teacher training. Her publications include various articles about teaching English as a foreign language, a book about role play, and Homework in Oxford University Press' Resource Books for Teachers series.