棉婚 (mian hun): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 19, 2018

棉婚 (Chinese PinYin: [mián hūn]; traditional Chinese:棉婚) may mean: (1) noun. Second wedding anniversary; (2) noun. Cotton Wedding Anniversary. Literally: 棉 (cotton) + 婚 (wedding). The cotton anniversary is referring to the second wedding anniversary. This is a tradition that started in the Victorian times, when people started giving gifts that fit in a theme for each year. Some example phrases and expressions are: 棉婚礼物 (2nd wedding anniversary gift), 庆祝棉婚 (to celebrate Cotton Wedding Anniversary), 棉婚的象征物 (material for the 2nd wedding anniversary), 棉婚传统 (tradition of Cotton Wedding Anniversary).

1. How to pronounce 棉婚?

Chinese Pinyin: [mián hūn]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 棉婚

Synonyms: 第二年结婚周年,

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3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 棉婚

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Collocation: 棉婚礼物 (2nd wedding anniversary gift), 庆祝棉婚 (to celebrate Cotton Wedding Anniversary), 棉婚的象征物 (material for the 2nd wedding anniversary), 棉婚传统 (tradition of Cotton Wedding Anniversary),

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4. How to use 棉婚 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 棉婚.

4.1 在一对夫妻结婚的第二年,他们很可能关系还很好, 还穿着情侣T恤. 这就是为什么结婚两周年的礼物是棉的, 叫棉婚.

Translation: In their second year of marriage, the couple is likely as comfortable with one another now as they are wearing a well-loved t-shirt. That’s why it should come as no surprise that cotton is the traditional 2nd anniversary gift.

4.2 在美国, 第一年结婚纪念日是纸婚, 第二年是棉婚; 在英国, 刚好相反 (第一年是棉婚, 第二年结婚纪念日是纸婚).

Translation: The US has paper for the first wedding anniversary, and cotton for the second wedding anniversary. For the UK, it’s the opposite way around (cotton for the first anniversary, paper for the second anniversary).

4.3 棉婚指的是第二个结婚纪念日。 这是一个始于维多利亚时代的传统,当时人们开始赋予每个结婚周年一个主题礼物。

Translation: The cotton anniversary is referring to the second wedding anniversary. This is a tradition that started in the Victorian times, when people started giving gifts that fit in a theme for each year.

4.4 亲爱的,棉婚周年快乐!

Translation: Honey, happy Cotton Wedding Anniversary!

4.5 在棉婚纪念日当天送一张结婚2周年纪念卡是个好主意。

Translation: It is a good idea to send a special 2nd (cotton) wedding anniversary card for the anniversary.

4.6 她责怪丈夫忘了他们的棉婚周年纪念日。

Translation: She reproached her husband for forgetting their cotton wedding anniversary.

4.7 那倒提醒我了。明天是我的棉婚周年纪念日。

Translation: That reminds me. My cotton anniversary is tomorrow.

4.8 今年夏天,我和老婆迎来了我们的结婚2周年纪念日(棉婚)。

Translation: This summer my wife and I celebrated our cotton wedding anniversary.

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