These bilingual wedding programs are awesome in both English AND Catalan #Invitation Porn#bilingual#geeky#programs#the princess bride June 19 | Guest post by Silvia Silvia is from Barcelona and will be doing the bulk of her ceremony in Catalan. But what about the guests that don't speak that language? That's where her programs come in… The Princess Bride is one of my favourite films, so it was only appropriate to choose that quote for the cover. We're having programs basically because some of our friends do not speak Catalan, so we want them to have something to do during the ceremony. I wanted to ask someone to stand next to us with a chalkboard and "translate" what happens (in a short and funny way), but my fiance didn't like it enough. Oh well. This is the compromise. Inside there's is a FAQ section (inspired by the amazing "So you're going to sit through a wedding" program) and a funny diagram of events. In the back there is a short quiz (including the question "Where does the quote from the cover come from?"). Aaand, here's the inside in English, in case you are curious (click to enlarge)… Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Guest post written by Silvia I am a geek translator and open-source advocate from Barcelona (Catalonia). http://tribe.offbeatbride.com/members/silviamira PREVIOUS Free printable "Deep Breath Cards" for a little wedding solitude NEXT New York wedding photography with plenty of awesome surprises from Pennace Photography Show/Hide comments [ 8 ] I love the flow chart! I just finished our wedding programs, and now I'm thinking about redoing them with a flow chart… Well, probably not a good use of my time, but these are awesome! I also love the guest name wordsearch. Good way to get the guests to meet each other. Great job, Silvia! 4 agree Reply I really love the idea of putting little crossed-out guest photos next to the foods that person can't eat. How cute! 4 agree Reply These are adorable! Also, at first I thought it said, "in English AND Canadian," which would have looked entirely different. 😉 3 agree Reply That is a gloriously fantastic font. What is it? 1 agrees Reply Oh my gosh, I love the Princess Bride reference!! 1 agrees Reply Oh, you'll definitely want to click this link then: http://offbeatbride.com/tag/the-princess-bride 1 agrees Reply I've been DYING to find some way to incorporate that Princess Bride quote!!! 1 agrees Reply Love this! I'm getting married to my sevillano boyfriend next summer, and I'm hoping to do a ceremony that incorporates both countries and languages. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Participate in this conversation via email No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.