Fired Because of Shoes – level 1

20-05-2016 07:00

This news is from England. A woman comes to work. She wears flat shoes. Her bosses do not like that. They want high heels. They fire the woman.

She is very upset. She starts a petition. 30,000 people sign the petition.

Difficult words: heel (the part of the shoe which is under the back of your foot), fire (to tell to never come to work again), petition (a text which says that you do not like something).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

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