Put (oneself) in (someone's) shoes verb phrase
To try to imagine how would you feel if you were in someone's else situation
When putting ourselves in others' shoes, we can easily forgive their mistakes.
When putting myself in his shoes, I can partly understand why he did it.
Stop judging him! Why don't you put yourself in his shoes?
The verb "put" must be conjugated according to its tense.
The origin of this phrase is not clear.