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Answer to Unusual Marriage Practices that Happen Only in China

Aug. 10, 2018

Answer: C

提亲 (Tíqīn): propose marriage.

哭嫁 (Kū jià): Bridal Laments.

闪婚 (Shǎnhūn): lightning marriage.

The term “闪婚 (Shǎnhūn) lightning marriage” originated in the early 21st century, and it describes a marriage in which the couple has married after knowing each other for less than 3 months.

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