10 English Love Expressions (ab. 8 min.)

Match the expressions connected to love and relationships with their definitions, then watch the video and check your answers.

  1. puppy love
  2. a blind date
  3. a double date
  4. to be an item
  5. a match made in heaven
  6. to be head over heels in love with sb
  7. to pop the question
  8. to tie the knot / to get hitched
  9. to be on the rocks
  1. to get married
  2. love between kids or teenagers
  3. a date involving two couples
  4. a couple that seems almost perfect
  5. to be really, strongly in love with sb
  6. a date with sb you don’t know, probably set up by your friends
  7. to have problems in your relationship, which might lead to a break-up
  8. to ask sb to marry you
  9. to be involved with sb, to be a couple officially

Extra task below the video.

Extra task

Answer the questions

  1. Have you ever been on a blind date? How was it?
  2. Have you ever been on a double date? How was it?
  3. When did you tie the knot? / Are you going to tie the knot soon? 
  4. Do you know anybody who is getting hitched soon?
  5. Have you ever been head over heels in love with someone?
  6. What do you think is the best thing to do for a couple when they’re on the rocks? 

Reveal answer

  1. b)
  2. f)
  3. c)
  4. i)
  5. d)
  6. e)
  7. h)
  8. a)
  9. g)
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