A Long Way Gone
By Ishmael Beah: Presentation by Adrian Mayer
1.any backless, usually open-toed flat shoe or slipper. 2.a flat, backless rubber sandal, usually secured on the foot by a thong between the first two toes, as for use at a beach, swimming pool, etc.
1. A strong type of rubber used for making the bottoms of shoes. 2. A type of shoe that is commonly used in poorer countries due to it cheap cost and high availability.