I love you in Chinese
In this lesson, we've prepared you for expressions that come in handy during both the courting, dating and later phases of your relationship. Whether it's going upwards or downwards, we have just the right thing for you to say.
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Pronouncing I love you in Chinese
What do you do when you meet someone and you realize that you are falling for that person? Here are some phrases you might want to use…
I'm fond of you.
I like you very much.
Every time I see you, I have butterflies in my stomach.
I am hooked on you!
I love you in Chinese
If things have escalated to that moment where you feel utterly in love, it's time for this:
I love you.
Hopefully the answer will be…
I love you, too.
If, however, things don't go that smoothly, here are some expressions and sentences that will come to your rescue. These are blunt and to-the-point rejections that are honest but considered polite. On the contrary, don't feel too upset if you hear these responses from someone you are pursuing.
You are not my type.
I want to be just friends.
There are no sparks between us.
You're too dull!
Proposing in Chinese
I want to be with you.
Let's be together!
Marry me, will you?
What to say to the person of your dreams?
The third and fourth lines are borrowed from one of the most well known love stories from Chinese literature, The Butterfly Lovers (梁山伯与祝英台 Liáng Shānbó yǔ Zhù Yīngtái). This is an epic love tragedy that is sort of the equivalent of Romeo and Juliet. Hence, you could use the protagonists' names to address to undying love. For example, if your lover is female, you can say that she is your 祝英台 Zhù Yīngtái, who is the female leading role in this story; and if your lover is male, he would be your 梁山伯 Liáng Shānbó, the male leading role.
I will love until the end of time!
[I want to] Hold your hands, and grow old with you.
You are my Juliette.
You are my Romeo.
Leave me alone.
Get away from me.
I never want to see you again!
If unfortunately things don't work out in the end, here's what to say to break up a relationship and/or end a marriage.
We should break up.
We should get a divorce.
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