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.
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. -This is a very romantic song - Esta es una canción muy romàntica. -This is a love song - Esta es una canción de amor. That is, If you want to approach that one girl or boy in a café in Malaga (e.g. If not for On Spain, you would not know what to say if you were to fall in love at first sight.Surely your crush will not blame you for using a Spanish dictionary if you study the particular words of Valentine’s Day from our top ten of romantic Spanish vocabulary.