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Chatterbox #219 – Western versus Korean weddings

Are you married? If not, have you been to a wedding recently? In this episode, Andrew and Suzanne discuss the similarities and differences between Western weddings and South Korean weddings. This episode is chock-full of interesting stories, so grab your headphones and press play!

Fun facts

Did you know that engagement and wedding rings are worn on the fourth finger of the left hand because it was once believed that a vein in that finger led directly to the heart? Men believed that if they covered this “love vein” with a ring, it would signify that they had captured the woman’s heart.

Expressions included in the study guide

  • Chock-full
  • Destination wedding
  • Dope
  • Honeymoon
  • Reception
  • Candid
  • Party favour
  • Cringeworthy

Credit: Something Elated by Broke For Free

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