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!
How to pronounce I Love You! in German
More Romantic German phrases
Das gefällt mir nicht sehr gut.
I don't like that very much.
Das gefällt mir sehr gut.
Would you like...? (formal)
Would you like...? (casual)
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…
Ich liebe dich über alles.
I love you more than anything.
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…
Möchtest du mit mir ausgehen?
Would you like to go out with me?
Ich möchte gerne mehr Zeit mit dir verbringen
I would like to spend more time with you...
Ich möchte dich gerne zum essen einladen...
I would like to take you out for dinner...
Wollen wir ein bisschen spazieren gehen?
Shall we go for a little walk together?
If the date went successful you might want to say…
Das war ein sehr schöner Tag.
Das war ein sehr schöner Abend.
That was a lovely evening...
Some more useful phrases when dating the man or woman of your dreams…
Ist es dir ernst mit uns?
Are you serious about us?
Ich möchte mit dir zusammen sein.
Möchtest du mich heiraten?
Du bist der Mann meiner Träume.
You are the man of my dreams.
Du bist die Frau meiner Träume.
You are the woman of my dreams.
If you are going out with someone who is not exactly what you were hoping for you could say…
Ich will nur befreundet sein.
I just want to be friends.