Big Shoes to Fill

If the shoe fits, wear it.

Words

  • a long-nosed shoe – a shoe with a long front part
  • to respect the rules – to stick to the rules
  • innovative – new and different
  • to teach people a lesson – to show people that they are doing something wrong and make them learn that they should not do that again
  • to require – to need
  • ridiculous – silly, absurd, foolish, laughable
  • flippers – flat rubber shoes that has a very wide front and that are used for swimming
  • to trip – to fall or almost fall

Assignment

  1. Why did the shoemaker make the long-nosed shoes?
  2. Fill in the missing numbers:
    The shoes come in European size …………….
    It takes the shoemaker …………… days to make a pair.
    Each pair requires almost …………… square feet of leather.
    One pair of these shoes costs $…………….
  3. Complete the sentence:
    “The shoes can help people remember, hey, ……………………………………………

 

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