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Explanation: "If the mother of the bride has remarried, and the bride wishes to include her stepfather on the invitation, the following wording is used (this wording assumes that the mother uses her new husband's name):"
Explanation: Over the years I have observed that Brazilian laws use this phrase instead of something that would more literally be translated as "amended by" but in English, "amended by" is more idiomatic in legal circles.
Donna Sandin United States Local time: 02:16 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 260