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British Marriage Weddings Customs And Traditions

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British Marriage Weddings Customs And Traditions

  1. 1. British marriage and weddings customs and traditions
  2. 2. Vocabulary Marriage is usually initiated by a proposal of marriage, simply called "a proposal". In a heterosexual relationship, the man traditionally proposes to the woman and the actual proposal often has a ritual quality, involving the presentation of a ring (an engagement ring) and the formalized asking of a question such as "Will you marry me?" The man may even go down on one knee before proposing. If the proposal is accepted, the couple become engaged
  3. 3. Where is girl’s party and where is boy’s party before wedding? "Stag" parties " Hen' nights
  4. 4. Wedding roles Ringbearer Ushers Best man Grooms - men Maid of honour Brides - maids Father of the Bride bride groom Flower girl Junior Brides - maids Read the text and show character of people of the roles
  5. 5. Tradition of w hite wedding dress and old poem <ul><li>“ Married in white, you will have chosen all right. Married in grey, you will go far away. Married in black, you will wish yourself back. Married in red, you’ll wish yourself dead. Married in blue, you will always be true. Married in pearl, you’ll live in a whirl. Married in green, ashamed to be seen, Married in yellow, ashamed of the fellow. Married in brown, you’ll live out of town. Married in pink, your spirits will sink.&quot; </li></ul>What tenses and voices are in this poem?
  6. 6. What British wedding traditions are like the Russian one?
  7. 7. Wedding Rings What differences between russian and british wedding rings? <ul><li>Wedding ring styles have changed and a plain gold band is not to everyone's taste. More modern styles are available in a range of different metals as well as beautiful chunky Celtic gold wedding rings. You can even have a combination with a gold inlaid titanium for beauty, strength and style. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Why are british weddings so classical and traditional? Compare this film with russian wedding video? Do we have the same traditional wedding ceremony? Why? </li></ul>
  9. 9. What is the most famous Royal wedding?
  10. 10. <ul><li>Read the article about the Royal wedding and make the activity </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  11. 11. Why is the story of princess Diana wedding still alive? Why do girls want to repeat her life except the difficulties?
  12. 14. The newlyweds have the fiirst dance.
  13. 15. The happy couple toast each other.
  14. 16. The couple cut the cake together, this symbolizes their first meal as husband and wife
  15. 17. The bride may throw her bouquet to the assembled group of all unmarried women in attendance, with folklore suggesting the person who catches it will be the next to wed.
  16. 18. It is usual for the couple to go away on holiday together. This is called the honeymoon
  17. 19. On arriving back home it is traditional for the husband to carry his wife into their new home. This is called carrying the bride over the threshold.
  18. 20. Is it fairy tale ? The Royal Wedding
  19. 21. <ul><li>What is wedding for British and for you? </li></ul>
  20. 22. Krasnoyarsk, School № 17 <ul><li>students: </li></ul><ul><li>Govorov Dima </li></ul><ul><li>Havin Andrew </li></ul><ul><li>Svirskaya Yana </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher: </li></ul><ul><li>Borodina Olga </li></ul>
  • SergesAmoussouhoui

    Aug. 26, 2018

British weddings


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