Chatterbox #57 – Getting engaged

In this episode, Harp and Maura chat about some of the traditions, activities, and vocabulary associated with getting engaged, and about some of what happens during the engagement period. In Canada, there’s a lot of variation in how people get engaged, but there are definitely some classic, traditional aspects.

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • To propose
  • An ultimatum
  • Will you marry me?
  • Traditional proposals
  • Cultural weddings
  • To get down on one knee
  • Wedding bells
  • To tie the knot
  • To elope
  • To say “I do”
  • The wedding party
  • A stag/stagette
  • A stag and doe/buck and doe
  • A hall
  • To settle down
  • Fiancé/Fiancée
  • To drop someone a line

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips

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