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In this lesson we will see phrases that you can use to talk about your engagement.
Richard: Hey John! How’s it going with Karen?
John: It’s fantastic,Dick! I wanna tell you something. I proposed to Karen!
Richard: No way mate! I’m so happy for you. So you’re engaged now?
John: Yep, I’m engaged. Soon to be married.
Richard: And when’s the wedding?
John: Haven’t really decided, but probably at the end of November.
Richard: Wow, that’s great news! Congratulations!
Sophia: Dad, I wanna tell you something.
Dad: What’s it sweetheart?
Sophia: You know that Tom and I have been dating for a while, right?
Dad: Yes, dear. I know...
Sophia: Well, he proposed to me today and I said yes!
Dad: What?! He asked you to marry him?
Sophia: Yes, daddy! Aren’t you fine with it? I thought you liked Tom.
Dad: No. I mean, yes honey. I like him, too. It’s just that I am so surprised. My little girl is getting married!
Mark : Hey John. It’s me, Mark.
John : Hello Mark. What’s up, buddy?
Mark : I just got the news today, man! Rich told me you’re engaged!
John : So it’s making the rounds already? Yep, I’m engaged to Karen.
Mark : I’m so happy for you mate! I always knew you guys had something special.
John : Thank you buddy.
Mark : Let’s get together sometime. We gotta party!
John : Okay. Let’s plan a boys’ night out.
Karen : Susie!
Susie : Hey Karen. What’s up, girl?
Karen : Susie! I can’t believe it!
Susie : What’s going on? Everything alright?
Karen : John and I are engaged!
Susie : No way! My gawd! That’s terrific news! I am so happy for you!
Karen : Thank you. I am so happy!
Susie : I am sure you are. It’s fantastic news. Did you tell dad?
Karen : Going to call him later today.