English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "ceremony"

The native chiefs wore their beautiful ceremonial gowns at the signing of the historic treatyTheir wedding ceremony was held in a beautiful park downtown.

The native chiefs wore their beautiful ceremonial gowns at the signing of the historic treaty.

His funeral was a private ceremony attended only by family and a few close friends.

We went to the school graduation ceremony to see our niece graduate high school.

I didn't go to my grad ceremony when I finished my degree because I don't really enjoy that sort of thing.

The Athletic Awards ceremony will take place in the gymnasium at 6:00 tomorrow evening.

The wedding ceremony was quite simple, but there was a big reception afterwards at the bride's parents' house.

Herbert Spencer once suggested that a wedding is a ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady, and through the nose of the gentleman.

In the marriage ceremony of the ancient Incas, the couple was considered officially wed when they took off their sandals, and handed them to each other.

At the end of each session of the English Language Program, there is a supper and ceremony for all the students, in which you will receive a certificate of achievement.

In Burundi, dancing is considered essential to all family and ceremonial gatherings.

The Queen of England plays only a ceremonial role in New Zealand.

In the Bronze Age, Stonehenge was used for ceremonial burials of local chieftains.

In August of 2002, the New York Times informed its readers that the newspaper planned to begin publishing announcements of same-sex commitment ceremonies along with its wedding announcements.

In Haiti, hymns are played on the radio and voodoo ceremonies are broadcast on television along with Christian services.

Many Haitians believe that if a person who dies is buried without ceremony, his spirit will wander and commit evil acts.

Discussion question: Talk about a traditional wedding ceremony in your culture.

Find someone who has attended a wedding ceremony in the past six months.


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