Business English
An ESL / EFL Online Gap-Fill Quiz on Levi's






Click this link, listen and type in the words in the spaces. Press the "refresh" button on your browser to play again.

Good Luck.
Levi’s have been the most famous brand of jeans and denim for decades. Levi Strauss & Co. was founded in 1853 when Levi Strauss from Germany to San Francisco to help with his brothers’ dry business. The company began denim overalls in the 1870s but did not start making jeans until the 1920s. Strauss and his partner Jacob Davis the copper rivet to reinforce clothing in 1873. It was to become a part of their jeans design. The for their jeans in WWII. This saw their sales grow from 15 before the War to 22,000 in 35 countries just after it. Levi's jeans became popular with young people in the 1950s and ‘60s. The 501 was then, and is today, their biggest-selling product. The company leads the fashion industry in the number of infringement cases.



Sean Banville's Other Websites

I also have thousands of other lessons on my other websites.

Free ESL Materials Website

Free ESL A site containing links to free materials for ESL teachers and students.

Help Support This Website

  • Please consider a Donation.
  • Recommend the site on blogs, forums and other sites.
  • Link this site.
  • Consider buying my 1,000 Ideas and Activities book.