Call them what you want – trainers, sneakers, tennis shoes – but why does everybody love them so much? Sophie and Neil discuss the ubiquity of sport shoes and why they were invented.
This week’s question
What’s a popular US slang term for trainers? Is it…
You’ll hear the answer at the end of the programme.
old and in bad condition
something produced in very small numbers
somebody who collects limited edition sneakers
(in this context) economic success
mark the beginning of something
connected with clothing
know your onions
know a lot about something