Phrasal verbs: weddings

[English phrasal verbs connected with weddings // angielskie phrasal verbs związane ze ślubem]

1. In a marriage ceremony, when you GIVE the bride AWAY, you formally bring her to the front of the church so that she is standing at the side of her future husband, and then give permission for her to marry.


The bride was given away by her father.

He wept when he was giving his daughter away in marriage.


2. When you CALL something OFF, you decide that something will not happen.


He’s called off the wedding.

If we have more rain, the game might be called off.


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