“In a relaxed atmosphere yet with a professional manner, Marie-Claude helped me to improve and develop my depth of knowledge and understanding of both the French language and culture. With patience and encouragement she helped and supported me in my preparation for the DELF B2 exam […].  I am proud to say that I passed and if ever I wanted to take my french to yet another level, for business or for pleasure I wouldn't hesitate to contact Marie-Claude once more.

Leigh Fullagar

ITU nurse / Great Britain

Marie-Claude caters the French courses around your language needs. I found this very helpful because as my language needs changed over the years, so did my courses with Marie-Claude.  Each course was interesting, challenging, and thorough. We covered conversation, grammar, and writing skills. I couldn't have survived learning the language if it wasn't for her support and patience.

Emily Hirschklau

Psychologist / USA

I thoroughly enjoyed my French classes with Marie-Claude, she's very
professional yet very friendly  I feel I progressed really quickly considering we
only met once a week.

Alexandra Verrini

Human Resources / Italy

I have used Marie-Claude Vial as a one-to-one French teacher on and off for a few years now.  The fact that I keep returning to her is credit to her style, adaptability and effectiveness.  […]
 She recently helped me pass an internationally recognised certification by suggesting which examination to go for (organization and level) as well as being instrumental in my preparation.  
Her friendly approachable nature, along with her endless patience and sense of humour help to keep lessons interesting and relaxed, yet effective.    […]

Sandra Aspin

Hardware Consultant / Great Britain

My husband, son and I took French lessons with Marie-Claude for about 8 months during our time in Annecy, France.  Marie-Claude's strength as a teacher is her ability to cater for people of different skill levels and needs.  All her lessons are tailored to suit what you need - it was practical and relevant French.  My husband needed assistance with 'medical' french for his job as a surgeon and I required more conversational every day French […]. Marie-Claude made sure our individual needs were met.  Marie-Claude not only tailors lessons to suit your specific language requirements, but she pays particular attention to how you learn as a student.  My husband and I learn very differently and she was able to keep us both motivated and interested, adapting her style to maximise our potential.   […]

Peita Piper -  Hardware consultant / Australia

Kalman Piper – Surgeon / Australia

Marie-Claude Vial

8, allée des lauriers

74940 Annecy le Vieux


TEL : +33 (0)4 50 64 00 98

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