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    where do we get married??

    Where do we get married in church or in the church?

    What do we asy "Adrian and Caroline were married recently." or "got married recently"?

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    Re: where do we get married??

    I don't know either. Do both work? Let's wait for native English speakers to clarify it.

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    #3

    Re: where do we get married??

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    1. Where do we get married in church or in the church?

    2. What do we asy "Adrian and Caroline were married recently." or "got married recently"?
    1. If we are talking about a religious rather than the civil ceremony, it is in church.

    We occasionally refer to a specific building; in that case we use the, and there is usually additional definer:

    We got married in the church where my parents got married.

    2. Both are fine, though some people prefer to avoid get in any construction.

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