Weddings form an important part of Chinese culture and tradition. Although many customs and practices have been lost in course of history, some are observed even today; the wedding ritual, for instance. It is practiced in honor of family values and respect for a committed relationship.
Wǒ yào jié hūn le. Huān yíng nǐ men lái cān jiā wǒ de hūn lǐ.
I'm getting married! And I'd like to invite you to join in the celebrations.
Gōng xǐ gōng xǐ. Nă yī tiān? Yí dìng shì gè liáng chén jí rì ba.
Congratulations! When is it? I'm sure you've picked an auspicious day.
Nóng lì shí yuè èr shí bā hào. Zhōng guó rén xǐ huān xuăn shuāng shù.
October 28 on the Chinese lunar calendar. Chinese like even numbers for events like this.
Lì li bàn xǐ shì, dà jiā còu fèn zi sòng fèn lǐ ba .
Let's pool our resources to buy Lili a wedding present.