sábado, 21 de maio de 2011

Men's and Women's shoes

Phrases related to shoes:

  • fill someone’s shoes: to do the job that someone used to do

    “No one is going to try to fill my mother’s shoes, what she did was fantastic. It’s about making your own future and your own destiny and Kate will do a very good job of that.”
    - Prince William talking about his new bride. (ABC News)

  • in someone’s shoes: in the situation that someone else is in

    “Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way when you criticize them, you are a mile away from them and you have their shoes.”

    - Jack Handey quotes (American Comic Writer, Comedian and Actor on SNL. Famous for his Deep Thoughts, b.1949.

Shoes and Clothes 
How do you select shoes to wear with an outfit? 

Platforms go great with cuffed shorts, flare leg pants, and miniature bubble skirts. Try a slim-heel-platform with a suit or a soft silhouette evening dress for a touch of elegance.

Phrasal verbs related with shoe:
  • put on: to dress yourself or someone else with an item or items of clothing:
He put his shoes on before he went out. 
  • take off: To remove any item of clothing: 
 He took his shoes off before he went to bed.
source: From the Visual Dictionary Online

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