In some societies, the parents or community propose potential partners, and then allow limited dating to determine whether the parties are suited.
With the lack of courted relationships in today's society, fewer people are getting married and practicing premarital sex.
A large percentage of modern families are started with children and marriage following after.
It is common to see the male showing off by sending love letters and love poems, singing romantic songs and buying gifts for the female.
where partners are chosen for young people, typically by their parents.
Unlike what is regularly seen in other societies, it takes a far more subdued and indirect approach.