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How to Say "I Love You" in Different Languages

Learn how to really speak the international language of love with this pronunciation guide for how to say "I love you" in different languages.


  • Step 1: Say it in Chinese To say "I love you" in Mandarin Chinese, proclaim: wo ai ni.
  • Step 2: Say it in French Tell your French amour "I love you": je t'aime.
  • TIP: You can also say je t'adore -- which literally translates as "I adore you."
  • Step 3: Say it in Italian Declare your love in Italian: ti amo.
  • Step 4: Say it in Japanese Tell your Japanese beloved: Aishiteru.
  • Step 5: Say it in Korean Profess your love in Korean: sarang hae yo.
  • Step 6: Say it in Tagalog Say "I love you" to someone in the Philippines this way: mahal kita.
  • Step 7: Say it in Russian Whisper to your Russian love: Я tебя люблю
  • Step 8: Say it in Spanish Tell someone you love them in Spanish: te amo.
  • FACT: Men take an average of 7 months to tell a new partner they love them, and women take about 8, according to a dating survey.

You Will Need

  • Memorization skills

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