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A Chinese Wedding

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ID: 3014 Upper Intermediate
Learn some useful phrases and customs when going to a Chinese wedding. Image from Pixabay
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
媒婆 méipó matchmaker
公公 gōnggong father in law
婆婆 pópo mother in law
pěng to hold out
敬茶
jìng chá
Toasting with tea
A(媒婆)B(新娘)C(公公)D(婆婆)
A (méipó )B (xīnniáng )C (gōnggong )D (pópo )
A (matchmaker) B (bride) C (father in law) D (mother in law)
新娘捧茶很大方,两姓结缘来合婚,早生贵子多富贵,日后百子传千孙。
xīnniáng pěng chá hěn dàfang ,liǎng xìng jiéyuán lái héhūn ,zǎoshēngguìzǐ duō fù guì ,rìhòu bǎi zǐ chuán qiān sūn 。
I'm honored to drink tea with the bride. I hope that the marriage between your two families will bring you a child and much wealth. And may your many children have many children of their own.
爸,请喝茶!
bà ,qǐng hēchá !
Dad, please drink some tea with me!
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