I love you in German

Ready or not, it’s time for a German lesson of the more romantic kind. How do you say “I love you” in German? How do you say you’re not interested in someone?

Whether you’re dating or just making some friendly German conversation, this lesson could come in very handy… Listen to the audio and practice the German words and phrases aloud. You never know when you might find yourself in that special – or not-so-special – moment!

I Love You!

More Romantic German phrases

Ich liebe dich
I love you in German

What do you do when you meet someone and you realize that you are falling in love? Here are some phrases you might want to use…

There is no equivalent in English for “Ich habe dich lieb”, it’s kind of between “I like you” and “I love you”. It basically means that you like someone very, very much. For example a mother might use “ich habe dich lieb” to tell her child how fond she is of him or her. If you want to confess your love to someone, just say

And you will hopefully hear the following reply...

You can ask someone out for a date by saying one of the following phrases…

If the date went successful you might want to say…

Das war ein sehr schöner Tag.
That was a lovely day

Some more useful phrases when dating the man or woman of your dreams…

If you are going out with someone who is not exactly what you were hoping for you could say…

Bis bald!

Paul Weber
Paul Weber
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