Dating phrases in spanish

20 Mar

Generally speaking, amar is stronger and you will probably only use it with your spouse or with whomever you are romantically involved.

-This is a love song - Esta es una canción de amor.

cariño – dear mi amor – my love mi vida – my life corazón – heart mi reina/rey – my queen/king tesoro – treasure querida/querido – dear nena/nene – baby muñeca – doll guapa/guapo – gorgeous bonita – pretty novia/novio – girlfriend/boyfriend esposa/marido – wife/husband Expressions of Love Now that you know how to address your loved ones, you will need a few handy phrases to make them feel special.

Spanish has two verbs that express love: amar and querer. There’s a famous song by El Príncipe de la Cancion, José José, called “Amar y Querer” which explains the difference between the two in a highly romanticized way. By the way, listening to Latin songs and studying the lyrics is a great way to improve your Spanish.

Winning someone’s affections requires you to be charming, funny, complimentary and smooth – none of which is possible if you’re stuttering away in heavily-accented Spanglish.

To help you take your first steps into this world, we’ll look here at a selection of the endless ways that Colombians talk about attraction, dating, getting together and falling apart.