Idiom of the day : (02 Nov 2017)

✔ Fill somebody’s shoes


■ Meaning:

If you can fill somebody’s shoes, you can replace them and do what they do.

■ For example:

  • Greg was a great captain for the team so it’ll be difficult to find someone who can fill his shoes now that he’s retiring.
  • The general manager is training his son to fill his shoes when he passes the business on to him.